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Pope Opens Trip With Remarks Against Abortion

Ian Fisher and Larry Rohter, NYTimes

Friday, October 23, 2020


Pope Francis Backs Civil Unions for Gay Couples

Robert Royal

Thursday, October 22, 2020


A message to the German bishops

Pope Pius XI

Wednesday, October 21, 2020


The Offering of the New Law, the One Oblation Once Offered

Christina Rossetti

Tuesday, October 20, 2020


The dove descending

T. S. Eliot

Monday, October 19, 2020


Obstacles to the value of life

Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith

Wednesday, October 14, 2020


Let No One Be Proud, but Boast in the Cross of the Lord

St. Francis

Tuesday, October 13, 2020


Judge not

G.K. Chesterton

Monday, October 12, 2020


Vespers

Louise Glück*

Friday, October 9, 2020


By their deeds. . .

William Shakespeare

Tuesday, October 6, 2020


A Christian humanism

St. John Paul II

Monday, October 5, 2020


The thinness of the new atheism

Theodore Dalrymple

Friday, October 2, 2020


The Candle Indoors

Gerard Manley Hopkins

Thursday, October 1, 2020


Santa Clara Valley

Wendell Berry

Wednesday, September 30, 2020


Religious freedom: On the ballot

Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila, National Catholic Register

Tuesday, September 29, 2020


An intolerable and hateful slavery

Pope Leo XIII

Tuesday, September 29, 2020


America isn’t America without black people

Ralph Ellison

Monday, September 28, 2020


Columbus and the Crisis of the West

Friday, September 25, 2020


Dangers of social media

Pope Francis

Wednesday, September 23, 2020


St. Thomas Aquinas on natural law

Eric Voegelin (1901-1985)

Tuesday, September 22, 2020


Why God seeks men

Pope St. John Paul II

Friday, September 18, 2020


The End of the World

Dana Gioia

Thursday, September 17, 2020


The failure of rationalism

Pope St. John Paul II

Tuesday, September 15, 2020


Dr. Robert Royal Named Inaugural Visiting Chair in Catholic Studies

Thomas More College

Monday, September 14, 2020


The work of salvation

Charles Péguy

Friday, September 11, 2020


Families in light and darkness

Pope St. John Paul II

Thursday, September 10, 2020


Errs not Nature from God’s gracious end

Alexander Pope

Wednesday, September 9, 2020


St Kevin and the Blackbird

Seamus Heaney

Tuesday, September 8, 2020


Only man works

St. John Paul II, Laborem Exercens

Monday, September 7, 2020


The land of lost content

A. E. Housman

Thursday, September 3, 2020


Religious cowardice

St. John Henry Newman,

Wednesday, September 2, 2020


Frustrating the marriage act

Pope Pius XI

Tuesday, September 1, 2020


On ‘social justice’

T.S. Eliot

Friday, August 28, 2020


On the communist threat to humanity

Pope Pius XI

Thursday, August 27, 2020


The authors of education

Wednesday, August 26, 2020


God’s Presence and His Wisdom

Sir Thomas Browne

Tuesday, August 25, 2020


War broke out in Heaven

St. John, The Apocalypse 12

Monday, August 24, 2020


For the Time Being

W. H. Auden

Friday, August 21, 2020


Much Madness is divinest Sense

Emily Dickinson

Wednesday, August 19, 2020


The importance of the number three

Jeff Palmer

Tuesday, August 18, 2020


No worst, there is none. Pitched past pitch of grief.

Gerard Manley Hopkins

Monday, August 17, 2020


No abstract religion

St. John Henry Newman

Thursday, August 13, 2020


This is the world

Dylan Thomas

Wednesday, August 12, 2020


Whether the natural law is the same in all men?

St. Thomas Aquinas

Tuesday, August 11, 2020


Recessional

Rudyard Kipling

Monday, August 10, 2020


Against partial and provisional truths

St. John Paul II

Friday, August 7, 2020


On “rational” religion

St. John Henry Newman, Parochial and Plain Sermons, II. 2.

Thursday, August 6, 2020


On Bernanos’ “Diary”

Robert Coles

Wednesday, August 5, 2020


Sin

George Herbert

Tuesday, August 4, 2020


At the first turning

T.S. Eliot

Monday, August 3, 2020


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