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Corrupting Constitutions, Controlled Commuting and Changing Climates

In discussing the theme of Church-State relations in class, I offer students examples of constitutions of various countries, those founding documents that shape the...

Andrew-Dung Lac and the Vietnamese Martyrs: Washed in the Blood of the Lamb

On this memorial of the Martyrs of Vietnam, we commemorate today a whole panoply of white-robed witnesses, Christians, bishops, priests, Franciscans, Dominicans, lay men,...

Saint Caecelia’s Heavenly Music

WE have yet to hear what heavenly music sounds like, but Saint Francis de Sales once recounted that he was blessed to hear an...

The Presentation, Our Lady’s Perfect Gift of Self

The Presentation of Mary – commemorating Our Lady’s dedication and consecration to God as a young girl of about three years old in the...

Christus Vincit!

A blessed solemnity of Christ the King to all our readers! A rather recent feast, as Church history goes, first promulgated by Pope Pius...

Nota in Brevis

The Folly of FTX

The ironically-named Sam Bankman-Fried has certainly taken it to the bank, freed from the bonds of justice that should have him locked up. His...

The Presentation of Mary

November 21st is normally the feast of the Presentation of the Virgin Mary at the temple (this year superseded by Christ the King, but...

Vivaldi and Reali: Baroque Masters

Antonio Vivaldi (1678 – 1741) was a Catholic priest, but one who spent much of his time as a composer than a pastor due,...

St Joseph Moscati, Holy Physician of the Poor  

(We need examples and intercessors of saintly physicians, and here is a re-post of the life of one of the greats, Saint Joseph Moscati....

Eastern Mediaeval Chant

In honour of today's memorial of Saint Josaphat, the great apostle of the union between East and West, here is a sample of a...