Columns Archives - The Catholic Thing


A Brief Primer on Catholic Faith and Conscience

Wednesday, February 22, 2017


Knight of God: a Review of “Ignatius of Loyola”

Tuesday, February 21, 2017


Remembering Michael Novak

Monday, February 20, 2017


A Small Parenthesis in Eternity

Sunday, February 19, 2017


Theology in Paint

Saturday, February 18, 2017


On Earth as It Is in Heaven

Friday, February 17, 2017


When Cardinals Clash

Thursday, February 16, 2017


The Gnostic God

Wednesday, February 15, 2017


On Unity

Tuesday, February 14, 2017


The Slandering of Cardinal Burke

Monday, February 13, 2017


Sentimental Catholicism

Sunday, February 12, 2017


Three Lessons from Lourdes

Saturday, February 11, 2017


What’s Happening – and Where We’re Headed

Friday, February 10, 2017


The Idea of God

Thursday, February 9, 2017


Conscience and Disagreements on Social Teachings

Wednesday, February 8, 2017


How Would We Enforce New Abortion Laws?

Tuesday, February 7, 2017


Fabricating Perfection: a Review of “The Hidden Rebellion”

Monday, February 6, 2017


A Temptation: The Cult of Personality

Sunday, February 5, 2017


It’s God or the Gulag

Saturday, February 4, 2017


On Race & Identity Politics

Friday, February 3, 2017


They Could Not See Him for the Press

Thursday, February 2, 2017


The Immortality Project’s Brave New World

Wednesday, February 1, 2017


The Two Truths Revisited

Tuesday, January 31, 2017


Where is the Religious Instruction?

Monday, January 30, 2017


45-Million Aborted Children: Only a Statistic?

Sunday, January 29, 2017


Marital Fidelity and God’s Fidelity

Saturday, January 28, 2017


New Prospects on the 44th March for Life

Friday, January 27, 2017


Is Islam an “Abrahamic” Religion?

Thursday, January 26, 2017


Fixing Social Insecurity

Wednesday, January 25, 2017


Population Controllers to Pontificate at the Vatican

Tuesday, January 24, 2017


Silly Putty: A Review of “The Young Pope”

Monday, January 23, 2017


The Vocation Director to the Twelve

Sunday, January 22, 2017


O Blessed Box!

Saturday, January 21, 2017


Walking in Space on Inauguration Day

Friday, January 20, 2017


Architectural Signs of Hope

Thursday, January 19, 2017


Meltdown in Malta

Wednesday, January 18, 2017


On the Worst President

Tuesday, January 17, 2017


Letter from Birmingham Jail

Monday, January 16, 2017


Righteousness Exalts a Nation

Sunday, January 15, 2017


The Real Sword of Honor

Saturday, January 14, 2017


Light from the East for Millennials – and Everyone

Friday, January 13, 2017


Recognizing the Face of Evil

Thursday, January 12, 2017


Andrew Cuomo: NY’s Machiavellian Governor

Wednesday, January 11, 2017


Vapid Goodyness

Tuesday, January 10, 2017


Acts of Recovery: Schall and Esolen

Monday, January 9, 2017


The Civilization That Is Catholic

Sunday, January 8, 2017


Philemon and the New Man in Christ

Saturday, January 7, 2017


A Luddite Reflects

Friday, January 6, 2017


The Newer Clericalism

Thursday, January 5, 2017


The Universities We Do and Do Not Need

Wednesday, January 4, 2017