Contraception, Falsifying the Feminine, and the Darkening of Society

In 1969, a group of twelve highly educated American women met in a flat in New York City. Seated around a table, the women...

Malcolm Muggeridge: Godly Gadfly

Malcolm Muggeridge (1903-1990) like so many great Catholic converts of the 20th century experienced a fascinating pilgrimage from agnostic Communist sympathizer in his youth...

The Inestimable Treasure of the Divine Mercy

‘Reach out your hand and put it in my side. Do not doubt but believe’… ‘My Lord and my God!’ (Jn. 20:18)). Today is Divine...

A Brief Philosophy of Music

'Critical Race Theory' is all the rage, so it is not much surprise that the historiographical device currently in vogue is the notion of...

The Divine Mercy Calls to Each and Everyone

The Divine Mercy Novena is really powerful. It offers a path and a trail of concrete holiness in action. As I was doing the...

Covid-19: Into Year Two

Freud used to say that the most costly things in life are disease and stupidity. I was reminded of this the other day listening to...

He Is Risen Indeed, Alleluia!

The fifty days between Easter and Pentecost are devoted to meditation on the mystery of the resurrection, which is the foundation of Christianity. Just...

The Cross as the Answer

Although he was a Son, He learned obedience from what He suffered. And having been made perfect, He became the source of eternal salvation...

Holy Thursday: The Institution of the Holy Eucharist

The most vital characteristic of our Catholic faith is not its external organization that has of late, thanks to Pope Francis, attracted the attention...

Spy Wednesday and the Rending of the Veil

It was now about the sixth hour, and there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour, while the sun’s light failed;...