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The Last Acceptable Prejudice

Monday, November 22, 2021


Happy Birthday, Immortal One

Wednesday, November 10, 2021


Understanding Mortal Sin

Sunday, November 7, 2021


On the Wisdom of Taking Children to Funerals

Saturday, February 15, 2020


The Cross over the Manger

Thursday, December 5, 2019


On Plato

Tuesday, January 29, 2019


Now and at the Hour

Tuesday, November 27, 2018


To Rise with Christ

Tuesday, May 15, 2018


Physician-Assisted Suicide: A New Pascal’s Wager

Tuesday, November 14, 2017


Accepting the Gift of Suffering

Sunday, September 24, 2017


Memento Mori

Tuesday, July 11, 2017


God’s Concealment on Holy Saturday

Saturday, April 15, 2017


Confessions of an Armchair (Moral) Geologist

Thursday, March 23, 2017


Wallace Stevens and the Limits of Poetry

Wednesday, March 8, 2017


On Earth as It Is in Heaven

Friday, February 17, 2017


Socratic Reflections on Election Day

Tuesday, November 8, 2016


Setting the Prisoner Free

Wednesday, April 6, 2016


St. Anthony, Pray for Us

Thursday, May 21, 2015


The Fault in Our Stories

Friday, June 27, 2014


Reading the Natural Signs

Tuesday, September 24, 2013


Memories of Malcolm Muggeridge

Wednesday, August 21, 2013


A Death in the Family

Monday, August 5, 2013


Aging and Office

Sunday, February 24, 2013


The Life of B.

Monday, November 26, 2012


Continuing the Tradition

Sunday, February 14, 2010


Cormac McCarthy’s “The Road”

Friday, December 4, 2009


On December Fool’s Day

Tuesday, December 1, 2009


The Witness of Pius XII

Wednesday, October 7, 2009


We Lepers

Wednesday, July 15, 2009


Fear of Death

Tuesday, June 9, 2009


Love and Death

Thursday, March 19, 2009