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Gerald Korson
Can converts and apologists be formed within prison walls? Lots of convicts "find Jesus"—for a while, say skeptics. But those who labor behind...
Christopher Kaczor
In Evangelium Vitae John Paul II declared the need for capital punishment to be "rare, if not practically nonexistent." His statement created...
Cherie Peacock
When I was about 10 years old, Dad took me to the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. The name didn’t sound very promising. I didn’t...
I’ve been evangelizing prisoners and writing about evangelization and apologetics for 22 years, beginning while still a catechumen (“Faith...
Jim Blackburn
Concordia University recently hosted an Exodus International Freedom Conference. Exodus International’s Web site (www.exodusinternational.org)...
Michael Schrauzer
Saturn Devouring His Son (1819) by Francisco Goya. Located in the Museo del Prado, Madrid, Spain.For a so-called “Romantic,” the great Spanish...
Karl Keating
As I leave work, I drive up a steep hill. Below me on the right are rooftops. Towering above one is a flagpole that rises a few feet above the...
Francis J. Beckwith
It is a common opinion that government ought to remain neutral on controversial moral issues such as abortion, same-sex marriage, and...
Christopher Check
St. Gregory the Great: pope, doctor of the church, man of letters, liturgist, theologian—storyteller? Little known among this great man’s many...
Carl Olson
Biblical revisionists, theological progressives, and hard-line Fundamentalists have something in common: They all reject the apostolic...