Letters to the Editor: September 2022
Why There? Why Now?... Cellphones: Not Evil... The Precious Present... A Commonsense Guide for Befuddled Catholics... The Price of Success in Protestant America... Good Riddance... moreREAD ARTICLE
The News You May Have Missed: September 2022
Still the Chaplain... Just Ducky... Goodbye, Guidestones... The Rich Man for the Job... Paging Bond, James Bond... OB Baby Boom... and moreREAD ARTICLE
Christians at the End of the Pax Americana
With the welfare/warfare state, one may wonder: which came first? They are both features of empires, especially in the latter stages of an empire’s lifecycle.READ ARTICLE
What Is Integralism?
As the liberal order embraces more and more insanity, Catholics are stopping to ask whether there was something wrong with the liberal project from the outset.READ ARTICLE
An Apologia for Fr. Pierre-Jean De Smet
Though the Indians held the Black Robes in high regard, one -- above all others -- gained the respect and trust of the Native tribes.READ ARTICLE
Neocon Hubris & the Battle for Ukraine
Pat Buchanan warned in 1999 about expanding NATO to include Ukraine: “By moving NATO onto Russia’s front porch, we have scheduled a 21st-century confrontation.”READ ARTICLE
The Post-Liberal Project & the American Polis
The post-liberal project is an interesting intellectual exercise that offers cautions regarding Catholicism’s imperfect alliance with the current American regime.READ ARTICLE
After Dobbs: What’s Next?
Our shared vocation as Christians is showing our neighbors that destroying preborn babies cannot be an act of justice, much less of love.READ ARTICLE
Waiting for Ambrose
One of the prime characteristics of the Church in our time is an almost complete absence of discipline, even in dioceses led by good bishops.READ ARTICLE
Ecclesial Storm Watch
The current crisis is a result of private judgment that denies, or at least reshapes, objective reality combined with loss of belief in God-given ecclesial authority.READ ARTICLE
Briefly Reviewed: September 2022
The Breakdown of Higher Education: How It Happened, the Damage It Does, and What Can Be Done... The Reactionary Mind: Why “Conservative” Isn’t EnoughREAD ARTICLE
"Catholicism's Intellectual Prizefighter!"
- Karl Keating