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Statistics remain a useful tool. But in adjudicating on matters of morality, they are often irrelevant.
“No, they’ve got him writing books defending Catholic doctrines he doesn’t believe in. The idea is he’ll eventually twig.
Asking what we believe is a bigger luxury than ever before. Asking whether we can rationally believe anything at all, and why, has unrivaled urgency.
Social media is the general theory of this world, its logic in popular form, its enthusiasm, its moral sanction, its solemn complement, and its universal basis of consolation and justification.
Those arguing that every Catholic has an obvious duty to vote for Trump are implicitly affirming a consequentialist ethics.
Musk answered a question about who would be able to go to Mars. “It would be basically, ‘Are you prepared to die?’ Then, if that’s okay, you’re a candidate for going.”
Difficult is the Tradinistas’ attempt to combine traditional Catholic morality and orthodox theology with a radical political economy.
Catholics need to stop encouraging “community service.”
Will a faithful, practicing Catholic ever make it back to the White House?