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The Long and the Short of It

Monday, May 16, 2022


Who Are the Abortion Extremists?

Monday, May 9, 2022


Making the Desert Bloom

Monday, May 2, 2022


Riding the Waves of History

Tuesday, April 26, 2022


Culture Wars and International Affairs

Wednesday, April 13, 2022


What Is to be Done?

Monday, April 11, 2022


Religion – and the Pope – Still Matter

Friday, April 8, 2022


The Sciences and Homophiliac Synodality

Wednesday, April 6, 2022


Of New Things and Old

Wednesday, April 6, 2022


Theology and Human Conflicts

Monday, March 28, 2022


A Week of Big Changes

Monday, March 21, 2022


The Psalms in Times of War

Monday, March 14, 2022


The Pope, Violence, and Just War

Monday, March 7, 2022


Ukraine, the Political and the Personal

Monday, February 28, 2022


Can Church Divisions Be Healed?

Monday, February 21, 2022


Because It’s Hard

Monday, February 7, 2022


Our Darkling Plain

Thursday, February 3, 2022


Following Which Science?

Monday, January 17, 2022


Papal Indulgence and the “Style of God”

Monday, January 10, 2022


Prophecy, Optimism, Hope 2022

Monday, January 3, 2022


He Brings True Peace – and a Sword

Friday, December 24, 2021


Notre Dame, Restorations, et le Moi

Wednesday, December 15, 2021


To Heal the Eyes of the Heart

Monday, December 6, 2021


Getting Thanksgiving Right – Redux

Thursday, November 25, 2021


A Luminous Life of Benedict

Tuesday, November 23, 2021


Dear Bishops, Ban Them

Wednesday, November 17, 2021


Sustaining the Catholic “Thing”

Monday, November 8, 2021


The Pope and the President

Wednesday, November 3, 2021


Ever Ancient, Ever New

Monday, October 25, 2021


Seriously, Synodal?

Thursday, October 14, 2021


Who Needs Synodality?

Tuesday, October 12, 2021


A Roman Weekend to Remember

Monday, October 11, 2021


The Parents’ Rebellion

Monday, October 4, 2021


The Pelosi Dialogues

Monday, September 27, 2021


Out of Africa

Monday, September 20, 2021


Our Largest, Unacknowledged Prejudice

Tuesday, September 14, 2021


The Labor for True Greatness

Monday, September 6, 2021


Cucumber Time

Monday, August 30, 2021


A Saint for the Times

Monday, August 23, 2021


Did Jesus Conquer Death?

Monday, August 16, 2021


Summer Stillness

Monday, August 9, 2021


From the First Three Minutes to Us

Monday, August 2, 2021


Grandparents, Great-Grandparents, and the Great Tradition

Monday, July 26, 2021


The Strange Conversion of Wallace Stevens

Monday, July 12, 2021


Liberty, License, Gratitude

Monday, July 5, 2021


A Little Clarity on Some Big Questions

Monday, June 28, 2021


Our American Catholic Rubicon

Monday, June 21, 2021


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


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