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In Anthony Clark’s article on Thomas Merton, I saw no quote from Merton’s works that troubles me as much as these words from Vatican II:Thus,...
Randall Colton
St. Peter said that gentleness is requisite to evangelism.The gentle person subdues anger to protect others from his own power. He is also...
Matthew E. Bunson
Conventional wisdom tells us that science and religion are incompatible.The physicist who first proposed the “Big Bang” theory disagreed—one...
Jeffrey A. Mirus
What if the only way to save the life of your child was through deceit? Does the Eighth Commandment admit exceptions? The problem of the...
Carl Olson
Deepak Chopra is a popular pitchman for today’s “spirituality.” His latest bestseller purports to uncover a Jesus obscured and misinterpreted...
While you normally do an excellent job in your Quick Questions section, I disagreed with your reply in March to the following query (page 43...
Jim Blackburn
As a volunteer in my kids’ confirmation class, I was disappointed to discover recently that one of the class’s textbooks included in its...
Karl Keating
The photograph appears in Christopher Hibbert’s London: The Biography of a City. It is captioned "Match seller, 1905." It shows a man leaning...
Matthew E. Bunson
A little-known historical episode took place in an obscure Italian seaport in 1480.The event illustrates the significant threat to the West...
Michelle Arnold
Secularism and materialism are leaving people feeling empty and longing for mystery and meaning. Sadly, many are turning to witchcraft in an...