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Robert P. Lockwood
Catholic urban legends are usually based on historical realities—the Crusades, the inquisition, the wartime papacy of Pope Pius XII—but...
Melinda Selmys
“It depends on what the meaning of the word is is.” It appears that society has moved beyond reasonable discourse—indeed, that we’re living in...
Michael W. Tkacz
Creation or evolution? The longstanding debate heats up as more people subscribe to intelligent design theory. Many Christians, anxious to...
Steven Mosher
At some point in each person’s life, the way is illuminated by a divine light, perceivable not by the senses but by the soul. He is given the...
Michael Schrauzer
Composition No. IV (1911) by Wassily Kandinsky. Located in the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, Germany. (May be viewed at http...
Russell Shaw’s article about Europe’s sad plight/demise is frightening ("Europe’s Crisis of Faith," February 2008). Irreligion, the gift of the...
Deacon Bill Turrentine
I came of age in the Age of Aquarius. After a great fall and with the help of an inspired teacher, God converted me from Aquarius to Aquinas. I...
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...
Patrick C. Beeman
"Religion . . . comprises a series of wistful illusions," wrote Freud a century ago. Today many people subscribe to a similar view, one that...
Cherie Peacock
The small, ragged girl sat sobbing beneath the low branches of an olive tree. Her life had changed dramatically and she was learning quickly...