,

The Book of Exodus and why coming back to Mass matters+

God doesn’t need the ark and the tabernacle and priestly vestments and regular worship, but we do.

Read More+ 3 weeks ago
,

Martin Luther King and the religious motivation for social change+

'An unjust law is a human law that is not rooted in eternal law and natural law.'

Read More+ 2 months ago
,

Pentecost and the fires in our cities+

If Christians have been the dominant presence in our country for all of these centuries, why isn’t there more unity?

Read More+ 4 months ago
,

The quarantine’s three lessons about the Church+

A first insight is this: we are an intensely, inescapably Eucharistic church.

Read More+ 4 months ago
,

Governor Cuomo and God’s noncompetitive transcendence+

We should thank all of the good people involved in bettering our current situation, and we shouldn’t hesitate, even for a moment, to thank God as well.

Read More+ 5 months ago
,

Tragedy, contingency, and a deeper sense of God+

When we are shaken, we seek by a very healthy instinct for that which is ultimately stable.

Read More+ 6 months ago
,

What I learned talking with skeptics on Reddit+

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

Read More+ 12 months ago
,

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?

Read More+ 1 year ago
,

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.

Read More+ 1 year ago
,

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...

Read More+ 1 year ago