FEATURED

Bishop James D. Conley, of the Diocese of Lincoln, gave the following address on March 24, 2015 at "Catholics in the Capitol," the annual Catholic advocacy day at the state capitol in Lincoln, Ne... More

FEATURED

I gave a talk last night in Bendena, Kansas, about martyrs of the 21st century, starting with the Coptic Christians of Egypt and working backwards to some of those killed in the 9/11 attacks on Amer... More

FEATURED

One of the memes currently circulating is that Pope Francis is in the midst of radically changing the American episcopate in a leftward, "progressive" direction. And whether or not you like using t... More

FEATURED

Archbishop Cordileone in San Francisco is under attack. Lawmakers are threatening him. There have even been protests outside parishes. Why? Because the Archbishop instituted reforms to ensur... More

FEATURED

  This is not a list of things to give up.  That list is here. This is a list of things to do during Lent.  Maybe you can pick a few and commit to them. And if you lose steam, don't g... More

BLOG

easter-vigil

Top 10 Things Catholics Don’t Have to Believe

Easter is a time for initiating people into the Church. In many Catholic parishes this happens through RCIA: the Rite of Christian Initiatio... More

union jack

500 Priests in England and Wales Just Signed A Letter That Everyone Should Read

This letter may well be considered a historical document someday. Nearly 500 priests from England and Wales have signed a letter, pub... More

the-walking-dead-poster

‘The Walking Dead’: Where to Weather the Zombie Apocalypse?

If you're a fan of AMC's zombie drama "The Walking Dead" -- which airs its 90-minute season-five finale on Sunday, March 29 -- and you l... More

800px-Oblique_facade_3,_US_Supreme_Court

Conservatism and Judicial Restraint

When people think of non-liberal approaches to the exercise of judicial review, they usually think of conservatism's claims to endorse judic... More

496px-Patrick_henry

Patrick Henry: “Give Me Liberty, or Give Me Death!”

Yesterday was the 240th anniversary of Patrick Henry's famous speech to the Virginia House of Burgesses, ending with the cry, "Give me liber... More



Don’t miss a thing

Press Enter