Last 20 Articles

The end of the world - Father George W. Rutler

It is my opinion as I write this on the evening of September 15, that the world will not end tonight. Read more...

Navigating Today's Insane Educational System - J. Budziszewski

J. Budziszewski talks with students about political correctness, academic freedom, religious conversion, and why every thinking person should pursue the liberal arts. Read more...

How Christians Can Rebuild Our Culture - The Most Reverend Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.

It's in seeking Jesus Christ with all our hearts that culture is built and society is renewed. Read more...

Trusting in truth - Pope Benedict XVI

The human being does not trust God. Read more...

Ephphatha - Pope Benedict XVI

We all know that a person's closure and isolation do not only depend on the sense organs. Read more...

Freedom of Conscience - Sean Murphy

Sean Murphy makes some distinctions to help a primarily non-religious audience (a Rotary Club) understand why freedom of conscience is so important and why it must be protected. Read more...

Q & A with Cardinal Donald Wuerl on the new book The Feasts - Cardinal Donald Wuerl

The feasts have an outsized importance in Christianity. They teach doctrine. They form culture. They deliver the truths and mysteries of the life of Jesus Christ in a way that's delightful and memorable. Read more...

The Feasts: Introduction - Cardinal Donald Wuerl & Mike Aquilina

"Cardinal Wuerl and Aquilina show us the transformative spiritual power in the Churchís original and most ancient feasts. This is a book to be prayed with and meditated on. Because when we understand the meaning of the Churchís liturgical feasts, we know better the great dignity and destiny we have as children of God." - Most Reverend José Gomez, Archbishop of Los Angeles Read more...

What Is Distinct About Catholicism? - Father James V. Schall, S.J.

Three factors that set the one, holy, Catholic and apostolic Church apart from all other religions and sects. Read more...

Michael Novak's Moral Compass - Mark Michalski

When Michael Novak was writing The Spirit of Democratic Capitalism, I was fortunate to have worked as his assistant. Read more...

Calvary is an unblinking, unforgettable film - The Most Reverend Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap

Calvary is the kind of film that leaves a theatre silent at the final credits. Itís not the silence of boredom or a morgue, but the silence of people collecting their emotions in order to breathe again. Read more...

A Tale of Two Churches - Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I.

For many years in America, the state basically kept its original promise to protect all religions and not to become a rival to them, a fake church. That is no longer the case. Read more...

We have to ask the world: Why are you silent? - Father George W. Rutler

I do not like most jargon, as it diminishes the creative power of the noble English language rightly used. Read more...

Roger Scruton's quotes - Roger Scruton

Roger Scruton on nonsense, Richard Dawkins, original sin, Islamism and more. Read more...

Regensburg Revisited: Faith, Reason and the Islamic State - Father Raymond J. de Souza

Regensburg was not so much the work of a professor or even a pope. It was the work of a prophet. Read more...

God and Suffering - Peter Kreeft

Isn't human suffering proof that a just, all-powerful God must not exist? On the contrary, says Boston College Professor of Philosophy Peter Kreeft. Read more...

Man as Pure Search - Regis Martin

Excerpt from The Beggar's Banquet: Personal Retreat on Christ, His Mother, the Spiritual Life, and the Saints. Read more...

The Content of Our Character: Ten Essential Virtues - Tom Lickona

What is the content of good character?  This is the first question a school must address in developing a quality character education program. Read more...

Democracy, Tyranny, and the Current Situation - Father James V. Schall, S.J.

Democracies seem naturally to tend to tyranny in two senses.† Read more...

Benedict XVI: Pope as Prophet - Father George W. Rutler

If a prophet is not without honor save in his own country, a great prophet is not without honor save in the whole world. Read more...



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