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Christopher Check
Nero burning Christians to light his nighttime spectacles; men, women, and children torn to pieces by wild beasts before cheering crowds: These...
Ron Rychlak
The U.S. Bill of Rights states that “Congress shall make no law . . . abridging the freedom of speech.” It does not say “Congress shall make no...
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...
Robert P. Lockwood
Last fall, a macabre news item made for squeamish reading: At an auction in England in November, more than $11,000 was paid for a 17th-century...
Matthew E. Bunson
On November 30, 1799, 34 cardinals from across Europe gathered in a conclave to elect a successor to Pope Pius VI. The papal election, however...
Icons have long fascinated me, and I have often heard how they are written and not drawn, and how they require spiritual discipline to produce...
Matthew E. Bunson
Catholics justifiably cherish the memory of the great English martyrs who died for the faith during the English Reformation. The heroism and...
Anthony E. Clark
We tend to think of China as a pagan land, but over the centuries the blood of the martyrs has born witness to Christ. Here are a few of their...
Editor’s note: No group ranks higher in twentieth-century Catholic apologetics than the Catholic Evidence Guild. Many fine apologists,...
The Catholic Evidence Guild
Persecution and InquisitionCatholics have been put to death by pretty well everybody; but our concern at the moment is with the people...