Columns Archives - The Catholic Thing


What Do We Agree On?

Friday, February 23, 2018


Is the Church Fundamentally Political – or Spiritual?

Thursday, February 22, 2018


Cardinal Cupich’s Revolutionary Conscience

Wednesday, February 21, 2018


Steering Clear of “The Catholic Ghetto”

Tuesday, February 20, 2018


The Haircut: a Review of “Samson”

Monday, February 19, 2018


What Simeon Saw

Sunday, February 18, 2018


Five Paradoxes of the Sexual Revolution: Part II

Saturday, February 17, 2018


Fridays in Lent

Friday, February 16, 2018


Meaning and Truth

Thursday, February 15, 2018


For Lent: “Thou Mastering Me God!”

Wednesday, February 14, 2018


A Short Catechesis

Tuesday, February 13, 2018


1968 at 50

Monday, February 12, 2018


The Apostasy of Our Times

Sunday, February 11, 2018


Five Paradoxes of the Sexual Revolution, Part I

Saturday, February 10, 2018


Are Americans a Chosen People?

Friday, February 9, 2018


Is Faith in Propositions or in God?

Thursday, February 8, 2018


Different Drum, Same Drummer

Wednesday, February 7, 2018


What Ever Happened to the Third Millennium?

Tuesday, February 6, 2018


The Apostolic Secession

Monday, February 5, 2018


Our King and Queen

Sunday, February 4, 2018


How to Trust Your Feelings

Saturday, February 3, 2018


On Grace, at Candlemas

Friday, February 2, 2018


The Glorious Mission of Theology

Thursday, February 1, 2018


Partisan Politics Preventing Pastoral Practice

Wednesday, January 31, 2018


On the Size of the Universe

Tuesday, January 30, 2018


The China Syndrome

Monday, January 29, 2018


The Moral Crisis of Our Time

Sunday, January 28, 2018


A Second Look at the Kazakh Bishops’ “Profession”

Saturday, January 27, 2018


The Persistence of God

Friday, January 26, 2018


Augustine Renewed

Thursday, January 25, 2018


Of Popes, Bishops, Priests – and the Bridge Too Far

Wednesday, January 24, 2018


Mysteries of the Light

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


Hillbilly Thomists

Monday, January 22, 2018


At the Name of Jesus

Sunday, January 21, 2018


The Dimensionality of Things

Saturday, January 20, 2018


Assessing Progress in the Fight for Life

Friday, January 19, 2018


Saving Babies and Time Off in Purgatory

Thursday, January 18, 2018


Im-Personal Human Beings?

Wednesday, January 17, 2018


Schall at Ninety

Tuesday, January 16, 2018


Modesty and Charity

Monday, January 15, 2018


Of Television – and Liturgy

Sunday, January 14, 2018


RIP Father Matthew Lamb: Pater et Magister

Saturday, January 13, 2018


Saint MLK?

Friday, January 12, 2018


Buying Virtue

Thursday, January 11, 2018


Three Bishops Set the Bar: What’s Next?

Wednesday, January 10, 2018


Contraception: Intrinsically Evil

Tuesday, January 9, 2018


The Un-Credible Shrinking Man

Monday, January 8, 2018


Confronting the Gay Priest Problem

Sunday, January 7, 2018


The Crisis We Are Living

Saturday, January 6, 2018


The Stupid Animal

Friday, January 5, 2018