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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...

Progress in Mental Prayer: Its Effect on Method - Father Edward Leen, C.S.SP.

There are certain movements of will and intellect which should interpenetrate all our relations with God in much the same way as a fundamental theme runs through all the figures of a piece of music. Read more...

By Way of Love - David Scott

"Part biography and part spiritual reading, these pages bring to light little-known stories from Mother Teresa's life that will help you to grow in your love of God." Read more...

The Lord of History - Father George W. Rutler

Today was a crowded date in history. Read more...

Mother Teresa’s Long Dark Night - David Scott

"This is the first true interpretation of Mother Teresa's life." - Mike Aquilina Read more...

Seven Principles of Catholic Social Teaching - Christopher Kaczor

Christians through the ages have sought to take the example and words of Jesus to heart and to live them in social settings very different from ancient Palestine. Catholic social teaching is an offspring of this effort. Read more...

The "Nothingness" Asked of the Twelve - Pope Benedict XVI

This "nothing" that the disciples share with Jesus expresses at once the power and the importance of the apostolic office. Read more...

The Body of Mental Prayer - Father Edward Leen, C.S.SP.

All sanctity is effected in us by contact with the Sacred Humanity;  this contact is created by our willing contemplation of the great mystery of the Incarnation. Read more...

Baseness, for the base - Anthony Esolen

A movement is now afoot across the nation to legalize the growing and smoking of cannabis — marijuana. Read more...

What God alone can reveal - Father George W. Rutler

The Belgian priest and physicist, Monsignor Georges Lemaître died in 1966 after receiving news that his theory of the birth of the universe — what he called the "hypothesis of the primeval atom" — had been confirmed by the discovery of cosmic microwave background radiation. Read more...

Noah: Antediluvian Follies - Brad Miner

Brad Miner reveals a lot about the new movie Noah in this review, which he comes not to praise but to bury. Read more...

Sex Education: What Works? - Stan Weed

Have abstinence education programs been shown to work and if so what are the characteristics of effective abstinence education programs? Read more...

The Protestant Achilles' Heel - Tim Staples

Sola Scriptura was the central doctrine and foundation for all I believed when I was Protestant.  Read more...

The Greatest Commandment - Saint Francis de Sales

Why do we love ourselves in charity? Read more...



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