From the Editors



Under 4 Minutes

The Conversion of Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan’s development with respect to poverty demonstrates that personal encounter and patience are far more effective than partisan confrontation.

Timothy Kirchoff

May 21, 2015

Answering Christ’s Call

Our vocation as Christians is to grow in the virtues that are suited to our personal vocation, which provides each of us a particular set of virtues to cultivate.

Alexandra DeSanctis

May 19, 2015

A Lingering Clericalism?

I sometimes wonder if the “priesthood question” doesn’t veil a lingering clericalism.

Michael Bradley

May 17, 2015

The Absurdity of Non-Transgenderism: A Critique of a Critique

When someone claims to be transgender, we need much more to say than, “No, you’re not.”

Christopher Damian

May 11, 2015

The Tests Have Failed

Standardized testing is big business, not accountable to any regular oversight. It has, in all respects, failed.

Sam Rocha

May 6, 2015

Discernment and Disgraced Priests

What makes a vocation yours are the moments of beauty within it; not the (sometimes trying) selection of it. The spirit, not the law, is what saves.

Andrew M. Haines

May 4, 2015