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A free speech crisis on campus - Rex Murphy

Universities are supposed to be bold, confident, courageous institutions, whose biggest duty to their students is to expand the range and depth of their ideas, not confirm their prejudices.

Thought police on patrol - Charles Krauthammer

Long a staple of academia, the totalitarian impulse is spreading.



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Thought police on patrol - Charles Krauthammer

Long a staple of academia, the totalitarian impulse is spreading. Read more...

Easter with Flannery O'Connor - George Weigel

This coming Aug. 3 will mark the golden anniversary of Flannery O'Connor's "Passover," to adopt the biblical image John Paul II used to describe the Christian journey through death to eternal life. Read more...

For the crime of faith - Father Raymond J. de Souza

Father Frans van der Lugt was murdered because he refused to flee his home in Syria.  Shot because he was a Christian. Read more...

10 Tips for a Good Confession - Father Ed Bloom

To make a good confession demands prior preparation. The better the prior preparation, the more abundant the graces and the more overflowing the river of peace in your soul. Read more...

Where Is the Virtue? - Anthony Esolen

Our culture has become soft. We suppose that sex is too trivial to require virtue, yet we also believe it is so significant that to suggest any restraint upon its consensual exercise is an affront to the most important fount of human dignity. Read more...

Introduction - Brant Pitre

"This book will change you. It is an invitation to the Messiah's wedding feast — and a foretaste of heaven.  It will change the way you experience the sacraments, personal prayer, Scripture study, and marriage.  Most of all, it will deepen your love for Christ." - Scott Hahn Read more...

Walking with the Lord - Father George W. Rutler

Walking with our Lord in these days requires faith and reason. Read more...

A free speech crisis on campus - Rex Murphy

Universities are supposed to be bold, confident, courageous institutions, whose biggest duty to their students is to expand the range and depth of their ideas, not confirm their prejudices. Read more...

"Are You Saved?" If Only! - Tim Staples

"Do you know you're saved so that if you were to die right now, heaven would be absolutely certain for you?" This "all-important" question is designed to bait Catholics into an ambush. Read more...

The first harm is the biggest harm - Michael Cook

A bioethics expert argues that laws ensuring that every child knows its mother and father are unethical. Read more...


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Urbi Et Orbi Message - Vatican.va
The Church throughout the world echoes the angel’s message to the women: “Do not be afraid! I know that you are looking for Jesus who was crucified. He is not here; for he has been raised… Come, see the place where he lay” (Mt 28:5-6).

Global Views on Morality - Pew
The Pew Research Center's 2013 Global Attitudes survey asked 40,117 respondents in 40 countries what they thought about eight topics often discussed as moral issues.

China on course to become 'world's most Christian nation' within 15 years - Telegraph
The number of Christians in Communist China is growing so steadily that it by 2030 it could have more churchgoers than America.

Women's Wages Are Rising: Why Are So Many Families Getting Poorer? - The Atlantic
Start by looking at what's happening with men's wages.

A watered-down Resurrections doesn't work - WSJ
Particularly when we look at the disciples, the watered-down resurrection doesn't seem credible at all. Something incontrovertible, something undeniable, something visible, something tangible, was necessary to transform them from fearful to fearless.

Washington area welcomes a record number of Catholic converts amid falling national rates - Archdiocese of Washington
The Archdiocese of Washington received 1306 new converts this Easter, the largest number ever recorded.

Hundreds of civilians killed in South Sudan ethnic massacre - Reuters
Rebels slaughtered hundreds of civilians when they seized the South Sudan oil hub of Bentiu, hunting down men, women and children who had sought refuge in a hospital, mosque and Catholic church, the United Nations said on Monday.





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