Faith

poway chabad shooting

The new normal of Poway

April 28, 2019 4:23 pm

Yet again, an American has died for the crime of being Jewish

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sri lanka

We condemned the ideology behind Christchurch. Why didn’t we do the same after Sri Lanka?

April 25, 2019 12:47 pm

You cannot quite separate Islam from the horrors carried out in its name, no matter how well intentioned you may be

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Islamic terror and the Left’s pretzeled language

April 23, 2019 10:22 am

Why not call the Sri Lanka attacks what they are?

notre-dame restoration

Keep the modernists away from the Notre-Dame restoration

April 20, 2019 9:13 am

Reconstructions should aim to recreate and not transform the earlier style

easter

My friend’s death taught me what Easter really means

April 18, 2019 10:08 am

Albert was always well turned-out, but he let slip one day that it took him four hours to get dressed

cats

The holy pedigree of cats

April 18, 2019 9:40 am

Despite there being no mention of them in the Bible, cats have a prestigious holy pedigree in Christianity

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western values

Thank God for western values

April 17, 2019 6:58 am

The debt of the contemporary West to Christianity is more deeply rooted than many assume

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Notre-Dame is a sign of the times

April 16, 2019 12:56 pm

When it reopens, Notre Dame will be even more a museum, even less a shrine

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Pastor Pete and the politics of religion

April 10, 2019 1:17 pm

Referring those who disagree with you to the Almighty isn’t a political statement, it’s a theological one

Vipassanā

Jack Dorsey opened my eyes to Vipassanā

April 10, 2019 11:54 am

Godfrey Elfwick describes his 10-day retreat

nathan pyle

Pyle on: the warped logic of online cancel culture

April 9, 2019 3:07 pm

Political positions are more nuanced than what can fit into a tweet

pope francis

Pope Francis has failed to understand the situation in Jerusalem

April 3, 2019 11:07 am

The luster of politics has once again dazzled him

jacinda ardern

Jacinda Ardern’s hijab shows what New Zealanders really think of Muslims

March 24, 2019 10:29 am

The message is politically confused and an admission of unconscious bigotry

purim

Why the lessons of Purim remain relevant for Jews today

March 20, 2019 3:39 pm

The festival celebrates the triumph of a persecuted nation over a man, and a people, that sought to destroy it

St Patrick

Who was the real St Patrick: an evangelist or a tax dodger?

March 14, 2019 9:05 am

Saint Patrick Retold: The Legend and History of Ireland’s Patron Saint by Roy Flechner reviewed

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The false equivalence of Islamophobia and anti-Semitism

March 8, 2019 5:53 pm

In America and Britain, one of the worst tropes of our time gains ground

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Bibi’s new alliance has caused an Israeli identity crisis

February 26, 2019 4:13 pm

By welcoming Otzma Yehudit, he has ceded the moral highground

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The comfortable demise of Theodore McCarrick

February 16, 2019 4:14 pm

No other Catholic layman, however devout or virtuous, would be afforded such a happy retirement

ilhan omar diary

My day: Ilhan Omar

February 13, 2019 12:17 pm

As told to Dominic Green

ilhan omar anti-semitism

Why is Ilhan Omar still on the House Foreign Relations Committee?

February 11, 2019 4:09 pm

The Minnesota congresswoman cluelessly trots out anti-Semitic tropes

abortion

Abortion and the new covert culture war

February 4, 2019 4:08 pm

The two sides of the debate don’t inhabit the same universe

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Revealed: Steve Bannon’s ‘most influential Catholics’ listicle

January 30, 2019 6:42 pm

Who are Steve Bannon’s top Catholic influencers?

catholic private schools

The progressive war on Catholic private schools

January 22, 2019 12:16 pm

First Georgetown Prep, now Covington. Who’s next?