Books make great Christmas gifts+

Columnist makes suggestions for those on your gift list.

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How can we make Advent matter?+

Just like 2,000 years ago, we are still a world in waiting. Waiting for salvation. Waiting for sustenance. Waiting for hope.

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What I learned talking with skeptics on Reddit+

The restless human heart is still searching for the only one who will satisfy it.

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Finding God in all Things+

What if we accepted the deeply Biblical notion that God is always already busily and passionately searching for us, always already endeavoring to find ways to grace us with his love?

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Violence against Christians and the waning of reason+

By far, the most persecuted religious group in the world today are Christians, and they are dying by the thousands especially in the Middle East and in Africa.

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The real danger posed by the California confession bill+

SB 360, a piece of proposed legislation passed by the California state senate in May and expected to have a vote in the aAssembly in September, should alarm not only every Catholic in the country, but indeed the adepts of...

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New York, abortion and a short route to chaos+

"It was the celebration that was particularly galling."

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The ever-present totalitarian temptation+

The totalitarian impulse can rear its ugly head in well-established democracies like the United States.

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The Challenge of John Chau+

And yet…Jesus did indeed instruct his disciples to bring the Gospel to every nation—it was in fact his final command.

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Full-immersion Catholicism+

What ties it all together is our shared experience of the Eucharist as the source and summit of the life of faith.

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