How Christian America Dies

Accommodating the sexual revolution led only to institutional and cultural suicide.

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Schism Over Gay Marriage

Damian Thompson on why it’s going to split the Catholic Church

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Books to Save Your Soul

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The Gay Rights Revolution in Ireland

What the results of the Irish referendum tell us about the state of culture and religion in the West

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FOMO vs. the Power of Gratitude

How the “fear of missing out” can blind us to the peace and prosperity offered by awe

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Liberalism & The End of the Natural Family

The dictatorship of relativism of one’s relatives

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Drunk on Latin Verse

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