Pope Francis Archives - The Catholic Thing


The Lord’s Koan

Wednesday, August 17, 2022


On Not Losing Heart

Monday, August 8, 2022


The Pope Comes to Apologize

Saturday, July 30, 2022


Does Enforcing Canon Law Harm the Flock?

Monday, July 11, 2022


The Mass According to Vatican II

Sunday, July 10, 2022


Let Not the Hysterics Distract You

Monday, June 27, 2022


The Vatican Confesses

Thursday, June 23, 2022


The Pope’s Peculiar Take on the Council – and America

Thursday, June 16, 2022


The American Catholic Church: A Defense

Friday, June 10, 2022


Papal Possibilities, Anno Domini 2022

Monday, June 6, 2022


A Red Hat for San Diego

Thursday, June 2, 2022


Lionheart

Monday, May 23, 2022


The German Response

Saturday, April 23, 2022


Divisions among Our American Bishops 

Wednesday, April 20, 2022


Culture Wars and International Affairs

Wednesday, April 13, 2022


What Is to be Done?

Monday, April 11, 2022


The Tax Man Cometh – and Pope Francis

Saturday, April 9, 2022


Religion – and the Pope – Still Matter

Friday, April 8, 2022


The Sciences and Homophiliac Synodality

Wednesday, April 6, 2022


Further Observations on “Preach the Gospel”

Saturday, April 2, 2022


Theology and Human Conflicts

Monday, March 28, 2022


The Possibility of Normal

Saturday, March 26, 2022


The Consecration and the War

Thursday, March 24, 2022


Papal Abuse of Liturgical Law

Tuesday, March 22, 2022


A Week of Big Changes

Monday, March 21, 2022


A Papal Hypothesis

Friday, March 18, 2022


The Pope, Violence, and Just War

Monday, March 7, 2022


The Synod Comes to Catholic University

Thursday, February 24, 2022


Can Church Divisions Be Healed?

Monday, February 21, 2022


Catholic Social Teaching: An Account of Reality

Saturday, January 29, 2022


Liturgy and Imbecility

Wednesday, January 26, 2022


It Has No Place Here

Tuesday, January 25, 2022


Hearing like a Christian

Sunday, January 23, 2022


Religious Liberty in Germany Today

Thursday, January 20, 2022


Papal Indulgence and the “Style of God”

Monday, January 10, 2022


Prophecy, Optimism, Hope 2022

Monday, January 3, 2022


A Divisive Approach to Liturgical “Unity”

Thursday, December 30, 2021


Two Commentaries on Liturgy

Anthony Esolen and David G. Bonagura, Jr.

Tuesday, December 21, 2021


The Cruel and Incoherent Further Restrictions on the Traditional Latin Mass

Monday, December 20, 2021


The Promise and Peril of Synods

Thursday, December 9, 2021


Appropriating the Christmas Appropriators

Saturday, December 4, 2021


The Curse of Meetings

Monday, November 15, 2021


Sustaining the Catholic “Thing”

Monday, November 8, 2021


Who Benefits from the Status Quo?

Thursday, November 4, 2021


The Pope and the President

Wednesday, November 3, 2021


Praying for the Pope

Tuesday, October 26, 2021


Authentic Reform, without Schism

Saturday, October 16, 2021


A Roman Weekend to Remember

Monday, October 11, 2021


German Bishops Join the Wolves

Wednesday, October 6, 2021


How Homosexuality Harms the Church

Friday, October 1, 2021