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The Stupid Animal

Friday, January 5, 2018


On True – and False – Loyalty

Thursday, January 4, 2018


Paying it Forward Until. . .

Wednesday, January 3, 2018


On the Human Mind

Tuesday, January 2, 2018


The Glories of the Mother of God

Monday, January 1, 2018


A Fresh Start for 2018

Sunday, December 31, 2017


A Blessed Smartphone?

Saturday, December 30, 2017


The Curious Progressive Love of Islam

Friday, December 29, 2017


Splinters and Beams 



Thursday, December 28, 2017


Here Comes That Dreamer

Wednesday, December 27, 2017


The Light in “Darkest Hour”

Tuesday, December 26, 2017


The Ox, the Ass, and Us

Monday, December 25, 2017


The World’s Desire

Sunday, December 24, 2017


The Paradoxical Structure of the Kingdom

Saturday, December 23, 2017


On the “Infancy Narratives”

Friday, December 22, 2017


Have Yourself a Very Subversive Christmas

Thursday, December 21, 2017


The Desert Flowers: The Gospel and Isaiah

Wednesday, December 20, 2017


On Feelings

Tuesday, December 19, 2017


In Other Words

Monday, December 18, 2017


A Christmas Reflection

Sunday, December 17, 2017


About Our Epidemic of Sexual Aggression

Saturday, December 16, 2017


Defining Religion

Friday, December 15, 2017


Political “Science” – in Good Faith

Thursday, December 14, 2017


Benedict XVI on the Dialogue of Religions

Wednesday, December 13, 2017


On Moving the American Embassy to Jerusalem

Tuesday, December 12, 2017


The Sexes: War & Peace

Monday, December 11, 2017


Comfort My People

Bevil Bramwell OMI

Sunday, December 10, 2017


The Two Religions of the Koran

Saturday, December 9, 2017


Provocations

Friday, December 8, 2017


“Mary, Did You Know?” and the Immaculate Conception

Thursday, December 7, 2017


“The Dictator Pope”

Wednesday, December 6, 2017


On Limits

Tuesday, December 5, 2017


Dialogue or Monologue?

Monday, December 4, 2017


Advent: Hurry Up and Wait?

Sunday, December 3, 2017


Confessions of a Convert

Saturday, December 2, 2017


Pascal and the Jesuits

Friday, December 1, 2017


Repairing the Ravages of ISIS on Iraq’s Nineveh Plains

Thursday, November 30, 2017


Jesus: the Heart of Christian Morality

Wednesday, November 29, 2017


The Continuing Vocation Crisis in the United States

Tuesday, November 28, 2017


Memento Mori – and More

Monday, November 27, 2017


The King Whom God Gives

Sunday, November 26, 2017


“Salvator Mundi”: the Saga of the “Last” da Vinci

Saturday, November 25, 2017


Make America Christian Again

Friday, November 24, 2017


The Eucharist and Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 23, 2017


The Iron Cage of Educational Bureaucracy

Wednesday, November 22, 2017


Enabling Jihad at Stanford, Georgetown, and Beyond

Tuesday, November 21, 2017


Remembering Depths and Heights

Monday, November 20, 2017


On Sad Songs

Sunday, November 19, 2017


Cardinal Burke on the Rule of Faith

Saturday, November 18, 2017


The Unitarian Example: A Cautionary Tale

Friday, November 17, 2017