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In Praise of – Real – Fasting

Saturday, February 22, 2020


Happy Birthday, George Washington

Friday, February 21, 2020


Coming Out of the Closet

Thursday, February 20, 2020


How Not to Learn About a Religion

Wednesday, February 19, 2020


Faith in Humanity

Tuesday, February 18, 2020


Brother John

Monday, February 17, 2020


Instagram and Icons

Sunday, February 16, 2020


On the Wisdom of Taking Children to Funerals

Saturday, February 15, 2020


The Day Nothing Happened

Friday, February 14, 2020


Amazonia Dreaming

Robert Royal

Thursday, February 13, 2020


Prudence and Bishop McElroy

Wednesday, February 12, 2020


Liberty and the Claims of Truth

Tuesday, February 11, 2020


A Watershed This Week?

Monday, February 10, 2020


On Being a Hearer and a Doer

Sunday, February 9, 2020


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Colosseum

Saturday, February 8, 2020


LGBTQ-ism

Friday, February 7, 2020


The Widow’s Mite

Thursday, February 6, 2020


Thoughts on the Lay Vocation

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


What Jesus Did Not Say About Hell

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


Heavenly Bodies

Monday, February 3, 2020


To Do Death Best

Sunday, February 2, 2020


A Flight into Reality

Saturday, February 1, 2020


The Trauma Chronicles, Continued

Friday, January 31, 2020


In Search of a Silver Bullet

Thursday, January 30, 2020


Inequality, Real and Imagined

Wednesday, January 29, 2020


The Constitution and the March for Life

Tuesday, January 28, 2020


What Priestly Celibacy Means

Monday, January 27, 2020


To Change Often

Sunday, January 26, 2020


Exceptionless Moral Rules

Saturday, January 25, 2020


Life, by the Numbers

Friday, January 24, 2020


Retconning the Reformation

Thursday, January 23, 2020


A New Paradigm for a Liberal Arts Education?

Wednesday, January 22, 2020


Why Do Christians Believe in Hell?

Tuesday, January 21, 2020


The Other End of Nowhere

Monday, January 20, 2020


The Mischief of The Two Popes

Sunday, January 19, 2020


The Jews Are a Sign

Saturday, January 18, 2020


A Cure for Trauma

Friday, January 17, 2020


What the Church Brings to Politics

Thursday, January 16, 2020


There Is No Secular Culture

Wednesday, January 15, 2020


The Constitution and the Sources of Refuge

Tuesday, January 14, 2020


Rome’s Shame in China

Monday, January 13, 2020


The Bruised Reed He Shall Not Break

Sunday, January 12, 2020


College When?

Saturday, January 11, 2020


The Golden Globes

Friday, January 10, 2020


Creation and Miracles

Thursday, January 9, 2020


Salvation is from the Jews

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


Islam, Realism, and the Church

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


Alone in the Clouds: Malick’s “A Hidden Life”

Monday, January 6, 2020


Grace for All Seasons

Sunday, January 5, 2020


I Have Seen Courage

Saturday, January 4, 2020