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Posts tagged “John Paul II”

Your Political Mental Map

Naming the events and personalities that taught you how to navigate the world politically

Posted November 7th, 2018

Rome Knew About McCarrick In 1994

Cacciavillan, retired Church diplomat, says he asked Cardinal O’Connor to investigate

Posted October 29th, 2018

The Perils Of Ideological Blindness

A progressive Catholic journalist arranges Francis facts to confirm her biases. Been there, done that

Posted October 9th, 2018

‘Mission Accomplished’

George Weigel reminisces about World Youth Day ’93

Posted August 8th, 2018

Were The Christian Martyrs Losers?

Not all who refuse to wield the sword refuse to fight

Posted June 27th, 2018

Faith & Reason Vs. Mush

Archbishop Chaput (with John Paul II) takes on the emotivist ‘new paradigm’

Posted February 12th, 2018

The Edgardo Mortara Case

Pius IX’s kidnapping and forced conversion of a Jewish child was no act of charity

Posted January 9th, 2018

Against The New Optimism

Yes, we’re getting richer and more peaceful — but it’s deceptive. Spiritually, we are close to broke

Posted July 31st, 2017

Gorsuch And The Evangelium Mortis

NYT editorial blasts nominee for belief that ‘human life is fundamentally and inherently valuable’

Posted February 1st, 2017

Pro-Choice Taunters’ Deadly Logic

Erick Erickson’s pointed warning about Christians and abortion clinics

Posted December 1st, 2015

Cardinal Turkson at Hare Krishna Event

If a curial cardinal had no problem with it, why should we?

Posted November 10th, 2015

What Your Birth Year Says About Your Politics

According to The New York Times, new social science research says that …

Posted July 8th, 2014

Sinead O’Connor, Once A Holy Fool

Here’s a powerful column by the Traditionalist Catholic Michael Brendan Dougherty, who …

Posted April 24th, 2014

Bad News For Conservative Catholics

Pope Francis speaks for a lot more American Catholics than conservatives may …

Posted October 4th, 2013

A Papal Ave Maria

Today I wish a blessed Feast of the Assumption to Western Christians …

Posted August 15th, 2013

Defending The ‘Catholic Moment’

Ross Douthat pushes back against my contention that there never was a …

Posted February 19th, 2013