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All sinners are welcome!+

Does the Church’s welcome imply that everyone is fine just as he or she is?

Read More+ 2 weeks ago
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Michelle Wolf and the Throwaway Culture+

When we live in the space beyond good and evil ... people in tuxedos and formal gowns sip from wine glasses and laugh while someone jokes about the murder of children.

Read More+ 4 months ago
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What happens at the Mass?+

an extraordinary number of those who self-identify as Catholics in the West have very little idea what the Mass actually is.

Read More+ 10 months ago
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Pride, humility and social media+

Most millenials never simply had experiences; they were conditioned to record, preserve, and present those experiences to a following.

Read More+ 1 year ago
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The trouble with the ‘You-Go-Girl’ Culture+

It is not enough, in a word, to show women as intelligent, savvy, and good; you have to portray men as stupid, witless, and irresponsible.

Read More+ 2 years ago
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‘Doctor Strange,’ scientism and the gnostic way station+

While Doctor Strange is far from a satisfying presentation of the spiritual order, it represents a significant step in the right direction.

Read More+ 2 years ago
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Advice for Young Catholics+

There is just something uniquely moving about seeing 9,000 energetic kids suddenly falling to their knees in silent adoration.

Read More+ 2 years ago
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A report from ‘Baby Bishop School’+

It was an extraordinarily vivid demonstration of the universality and catholicity of the Church born from the wounded side of Jesus and perduring across vast expanses of space and time.

Read More+ 2 years ago
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Apologists, catechists, theologians: wake up!+

I do blame teachers, catechists, evangelists and academics within the Christian churches for not doing enough to keep our young people engaged.

Read More+ 2 years ago
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The Cross of Jesus: God’s Awful Work of Love+

On that terrible cross, Jesus took upon himself the worst of humanity and swallowed it up in the ever greater divine mercy.

Read More+ 2 years ago