Francis X. Maier


Remembering an Exceptional Man: Cardinal Francis George

Thursday, February 2, 2023


My Kind of Antichrist

Thursday, January 19, 2023


December Thoughts, Then and Now

Thursday, December 29, 2022


Archbishop Paglia: Financial Reform?

Friday, December 16, 2022


Everything is (not) Broken

Wednesday, November 30, 2022


The Jesuits: What Went Wrong

Thursday, November 10, 2022


‘Tis the Season

Wednesday, November 2, 2022


Thoughts on a Healthy Garden

Tuesday, October 4, 2022


The “National Synthesis” on the Synod

Wednesday, September 21, 2022


The Fine Art of Name-Calling

Monday, September 12, 2022


Our Parallel Polis

Monday, August 29, 2022


The Power of the Powerless

Wednesday, August 10, 2022


Strange New World: A Guide

Wednesday, July 27, 2022


Clarifications after ‘Dobbs’

Wednesday, July 13, 2022


Homage to a Good Man

Thursday, June 30, 2022


A Clean, Well-Lighted Place

Thursday, June 9, 2022


People Are Decisive

Saturday, May 28, 2022


Dinner with a Long Spoon

Wednesday, May 11, 2022


True Confessions

Thursday, April 28, 2022


70 Bishops Warn of Germany’s “Synodal Path”

Tuesday, April 12, 2022


Our “Land of the Free” Today

Thursday, March 17, 2022


Selling Murder

Saturday, March 5, 2022


Pro Deo et Patria

Monday, February 14, 2022


Ukraine and the Western Conscience

Thursday, January 27, 2022


Memory, History, and Hope

Sunday, January 16, 2022


2022: There’s Good News and Bad News

Saturday, January 1, 2022


The Promise and Peril of Synods

Thursday, December 9, 2021


Gratitude, Expectation, and Advent

Friday, November 26, 2021


A Candle for Roger

Thursday, November 11, 2021


Praying for the Pope

Tuesday, October 26, 2021


Two Cheers for Pessimism

Thursday, October 14, 2021


Voodoo and Its Enchantments

Thursday, September 30, 2021


Women of Character, Then and Now

Wednesday, August 25, 2021


Eat the Disabled?  Follow the Science

Saturday, July 24, 2021


Thoughts on the Great Escape

Friday, June 18, 2021


Our Real Pandemic

Wednesday, May 5, 2021


The One Necessary Thing

Friday, April 16, 2021


Things Worth Dying For

Wednesday, March 3, 2021


Some Thoughts on Words and their Meanings

Thursday, February 4, 2021


Ordinary Time

Wednesday, January 20, 2021


Memory and Gratitude

Wednesday, December 9, 2020


People of the Lie

Saturday, November 14, 2020


Raised by Wolves

Wednesday, October 7, 2020


White Dwarf

Wednesday, September 2, 2020


Yes, We Have No Bernanos

Wednesday, August 5, 2020


Escape Clause

Saturday, July 4, 2020


All Conflict, All the Time

Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Redeemer of Man

Wednesday, May 6, 2020


Justinian’s Flea, Redux

Wednesday, April 1, 2020


To Make All Things New

Wednesday, March 4, 2020