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How Far We Have Fallen

Wednesday, December 31, 2014


A Sleeping Child

Tuesday, December 30, 2014


Becket’s Martyrdom

Monday, December 29, 2014


Hearing the Pope’s (Real) Christmas Message

Sunday, December 28, 2014


The Smallness of the Large

Saturday, December 27, 2014


Twelve Days of Christmas

Friday, December 26, 2014


Love Does Such Things

Thursday, December 25, 2014


The World’s Desire

Wednesday, December 24, 2014


“At a Moment of His Own Choosing”

Tuesday, December 23, 2014


Why Stories Trump Statements

Monday, December 22, 2014


The Holy Family and Families

Sunday, December 21, 2014


Three Marian Paradoxes at Christmas

Saturday, December 20, 2014


Hard Cases Make Bad Doctrine

Friday, December 19, 2014


The New Seekers

Thursday, December 18, 2014


Big-Picture Social Justice

Wednesday, December 17, 2014


Liturgy: On Bended Knee

Tuesday, December 16, 2014


Moses and Monotheism

Monday, December 15, 2014


Christmas, time, and eternity

Sunday, December 14, 2014


The Elephant at the Synod: Contraception

Saturday, December 13, 2014


Notes From an Underground Thirteenther

Friday, December 12, 2014


Dinosaur Musings on Family and Marriage

Thursday, December 11, 2014


A Spirited Visitor

Wednesday, December 10, 2014


On Promises

Tuesday, December 9, 2014


A Cloud of Unreliable Witnesses

Monday, December 8, 2014


Is The Second Coming Still Coming?

Sunday, December 7, 2014


America: Near Its End or a New Beginning?

Saturday, December 6, 2014


Who Is Adam Gopnik Arguing With?

Friday, December 5, 2014


Liturgy of the Body

Thursday, December 4, 2014


A New Dream of Gerontius

Wednesday, December 3, 2014


The Gospel “Welcome”

Tuesday, December 2, 2014


Sites Ancient and Modern

Monday, December 1, 2014


Fasting for Advent

Sunday, November 30, 2014


A Catholic Revival in Northern Europe

Saturday, November 29, 2014


Black Friday

Friday, November 28, 2014


The Virtue of Gratitude

Thursday, November 27, 2014


Love and Constraint

Wednesday, November 26, 2014


Of Flies and Men

Tuesday, November 25, 2014


Beauty Serving Truth: The Vatican Museums

Monday, November 24, 2014


Wanted: A More Reserved Papal Style

Sunday, November 23, 2014


WHO is for Human Rights?

Saturday, November 22, 2014


Immigration and the Questions Rarely Asked

Friday, November 21, 2014


What Price Truth?

Thursday, November 20, 2014


The Limits of a Secular Age

Wednesday, November 19, 2014


The Pope and the Media

Tuesday, November 18, 2014


First, Do No Harm

Monday, November 17, 2014


Emasculated Bishops and Church Presence

Sunday, November 16, 2014


Ian McEwan’s The Children Act

Saturday, November 15, 2014


Newman and the Importance of Catholic Literature

Thursday, November 13, 2014


Government in the Hospital Bed

Wednesday, November 12, 2014


On Heretical Popes

Tuesday, November 11, 2014