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Russell Shaw
Götterdämmerung, a word suggested by a Scandinavian myth, means "twilight of the gods." With religious belief and birth rates at an all-time...
In "Elementary Logic and the Beginning of Life," (Feb. 2007), Patrick Beeman presents this argument: If the zygote is not already human, then...
Christopher Check
Most Americans have never heard of the Battle of Lepanto, although it was the most important naval contest in human history. Even most...
Matthew E. Bunson
Our Holy Father wants to engage the Muslim world in dialogue. Indeed, he wants to engage the entire world in dialogue because he believes in...
Karl Keating
Edgar Rice Burroughs is remembered best for his Tarzan novels, but of all his books the one I found most intriguing as a youth was Beyond...
Cardinal Avery Dulles S.J.
In this selection from A History of Apologetics, we see that the tension between preaching the truth and finding common ground with other...
Aghi Clovis
I grew up in Tehran in what usually is called Iran, although we call it Persia. Persia is an Islamic country, but when I was growing up,...
Mocking and InsultingI found Brian O’Neel’s "Holier Than Thou" (April 2003) to be a disappointing piece. Beginning with its opening sentence, "...
Hilaire Belloc
Editor's note: In calling Islam a heresy, Belloc is speaking loosely. A heresy is a movement of baptized Christians who deny part of the...
Uniformly BrilliantI was disappointed last year when you discontinued the "Step by Step" column. Although it didn’t live up to its name—i.e.,...