A Light Shining in the Darkness
Independent Catholic magazines — especially those like the NOR that do not receive diocesan, foundational, or other institutional support — will always incur a deficit.READ ARTICLE
Letter to the Editor: January-February 2011
Invasion of the Baby Snatchers... The Greatest of Evils... Satire Sprinkled with Ageism... Recycle Those Rosaries... The Breaking of Bread... and moreREAD ARTICLE
The News You May Have Missed
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PETA's Papal Prophylaxis Ploy... The War on Christmas (cont.)... Bah, Litterbug!... 'Jesus' Kicked Out of Church... The Anty-Christ... Sunny With a Chance of -- Nazis!... Barbie Abuse... Nudely-Wed Photos... Queer in the Hereafter... and moreREAD ARTICLE
New Oxford Notes: January-February 2011
The Extraordinary Ordinariate... Words of Wisdom from the Walrus... Condom-mania, the Rerun... Soldiers for the Battle...READ ARTICLE
Call the Police, It's an Academic Lecture!
Unless a speaker is actually advocating violence, we can't simply equate speaking with violence. Speech doesn't become violence simply because one disagrees with it.READ ARTICLE
The Rhone to the Thames to the Tiber
I came to see that the Anglican schism of the sixteenth century, and the Protestant Reformation in general, did not reflect the original trajectory of the New Testament.READ ARTICLE
To Question Authority
Turgenev captures an authentic truth in his work: Boys who do not respect their fathers' authority will respect no authority at all.READ ARTICLE
At Mass, Actions Speak Louder Than Words
The rubrics, gestures, and symbols that are employed serve a fundamental and very useful purpose: they reveal and give witness to the faith we profess.READ ARTICLE
Who Can Judge the Quality of a Life?
I thank the heavenly Father every day for sending such a priceless treasure as our daughter. He could have given her to any parents, but He blessed us.READ ARTICLE
To Visit the Sick
During the entire period of my wife's ailment, we received not a single telephone call, e-mail, or note from our clergy, let alone a visit or Holy Communion.READ ARTICLE
Briefly: January-February 2011
Reviews of Pope Benedict XVI and the Sexual Abuse Crisis... Chimeras, Hybrids, and Interspecies Research...READ ARTICLE
"Catholicism's Intellectual Prizefighter!"
- Karl Keating