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Robert P. Lockwood
On the Wednesday after Election Day, November 1960, I was at the front of a line marching up the stairs at Christ the King grammar school in...
Carl Olson
Deepak Chopra is a popular pitchman for today’s “spirituality.” His latest bestseller purports to uncover a Jesus obscured and misinterpreted...
Joanna Bogle’s article on Cardinal von Galen ("The Bishop vs. the Nazis," February 2008) is highly welcome. So many lies have gained currency...
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...
Karl Keating
Year by year Catholic Answers has grown not only in the breadth of its outreach but also in the number of its personnel—we total nearly four...
Matthew E. Bunson
We’ve read the stories and seen the pictures: Christian communities in Muslim-majority countries face discrimination, persecution, and...
Matthew E. Bunson
Indonesia,Africa, Iraq.The news reports are alarming: Christian communities in largely Muslim lands are facing oppression, persecution, even...
Russell Shaw’s article about Europe’s sad plight/demise is frightening ("Europe’s Crisis of Faith," February 2008). Irreligion, the gift of the...
Robert P. Lockwood
In 1846 in the city of Pittsburgh, a handful of the Sisters of Mercy announced that they were going to open a hospital, the first in the city,...
Robert P. Lockwood
Let’s have a Catholic urban legend with a twist. This one dates from before the Reformation and its sources are therefore entirely Catholic....