Proponents of the Benedict Option are repeating the mistakes of past Christians, preaching justice and mercy, but leaving this as a mere afterthought that does not affect their vision of Christian life. This is no way to build a sustainable Christian social order.
Is the Faithful Witness of Catholic Institutions in America Even Possible? Professor Gerard V. Bradley explores the conundrum.
Evangelizing must mean something more than scaring the hell out of unbelievers and ourselves. The work of evangelization must entail speaking to the need that each of us has for God.
Catholics like smells n’ bells. If you are Catholic (or you have a Catholic friend), you’ve probably seen them with…
Over the past several years, virtually every kind of Catholic institution has come under threat. To name just a few…
Beginning on October 3rd the Jesuits held their 36th General Congregation. General congregations are a fundamental governance mechanism of the Society…
A year after the release of Spotlight, a millennial reflects on the lasting significance of the sexual abuse scandal for the Church and for western society
The Catholic response thus in a time of uncertainty is the same as that of great certainty: a steady turn towards the Lord.
If Trump’s basic mental makeup is Nietzchean, how can he fail to act like a Nietzschean, how can he not, as president, walk over the weak and vulnerable, like he walked over the widow living next to his casino?
Understanding leads not merely to useful, true answers, but to realizations about their significance that lie somewhere outside of us.