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Dear Bishops: Clear Your Minds of Cant – and Can’t

Monday, June 14, 2021


Every Day Is Commencement Day

Saturday, May 29, 2021


Joe Biden and the Bishops after 100 Days

Monday, May 3, 2021


Astronomer of the Spirit

Monday, April 19, 2021


A Catholic Cathedral: “A Sort of World”

Monday, March 22, 2021


RIP: Jude Dougherty

Wednesday, March 17, 2021


Xavier Becerra: Catholic Hitman

Saturday, February 27, 2021


Lent and American Catholic Exceptionalism

Monday, February 15, 2021


Bishops Misfire on “Racial Equity”

Monday, February 8, 2021


A Divine Comedy in 2021

Monday, January 25, 2021


Our First Anti-Catholic “Catholic” President

Friday, January 22, 2021


Another Sort of Reset

Monday, January 11, 2021


Hope against Hope

Monday, January 4, 2021


Christmas in COVID-Time

Thursday, December 24, 2020


New Year Resolutions

Monday, November 30, 2020


And So, We Continue

Thursday, November 19, 2020


Faith without a Hope?

Monday, November 2, 2020


Robert Royal: It’s Apocalyptic

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Monday, October 26, 2020


End Times

Monday, October 19, 2020


Breathing Fire

Monday, October 5, 2020


Lying for Justice?

Monday, September 21, 2020


Learning and Life

Monday, September 14, 2020


Our Labor Today

Monday, September 7, 2020


How It All Ends

Monday, August 24, 2020


The Politics of Heaven and Hell

Monday, August 10, 2020


The Once and Future Papacy

Thursday, July 16, 2020


We’re All on the Frontlines Now

Monday, June 29, 2020


Seattle, Columbus, and Historical Fictions

Wednesday, June 24, 2020


Today Is Not That Day

Monday, June 15, 2020


Walking a High Road

Monday, June 1, 2020


Humanism – True and Untrue

Monday, May 18, 2020


Courage: Grace under Pressure

Monday, May 4, 2020


The Start of a Reckoning

Monday, April 20, 2020


Redeeming the Time

Monday, April 6, 2020


Our First Priority

Thursday, March 19, 2020


Plagues, Politics, Prayers

Monday, March 9, 2020


Safety Last

Monday, February 24, 2020


Amazonia Dreaming

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Thursday, February 13, 2020


A Watershed This Week?

Monday, February 10, 2020


Life, by the Numbers

Friday, January 24, 2020


Rome’s Shame in China

Monday, January 13, 2020


Comfort Ye, My People

Tuesday, December 24, 2019


The Vatican’s China Syndrome

Monday, December 2, 2019


Intimations of Immortality in the Americas

Monday, November 18, 2019


On Joe Biden and Judging Souls

Monday, November 4, 2019


Lost in a Dark Wood: Final Thoughts on the Amazon Synod

Saturday, November 2, 2019


Journalists without Ethics?

Wednesday, October 23, 2019


Pachamama Sleeps with the Fishes

Tuesday, October 22, 2019


Wheels within Wheels?

Monday, October 21, 2019


Incoherence in the Amazon?

Friday, October 18, 2019