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Leon J. Suprenant
Sometimes it seems that we live in the worst of times. But change begins with individuals. Men can convert the culture by first converting...
I am a conservative Catholic who reads This Rock regularly. Most of the time I agree with what I read, but I strongly disagree with Michelle...
Gregory R. Beabout
The charge is ubiquitous:Why does the Church spend its time preaching outmoded sexual mores when it should be promoting world peace and social...
Leon J. Suprenant
It’s tough to be a real man today. Our decadent culture offers two narrow “ideals” of manhood: sensitive supporter or power-wielding playboy....
Matthew E. Bunson
The first documented case of HIV/AIDS in Uganda occurred in 1982. From that small but ominous beginning, the curse of AIDS soon engulfed the...
Jim Blackburn
It is part of our natural makeup to desire sexual gratification. Mankind was created with sexual desires, and it is consistent with God’s plan...
Francis J. Ripley
Editor’s note: This article is taken from a book of conferences given to priests and seminarians in the 1940s and ’50s. As a layman, I find it...
David Morrison
As a Catholic and a homosexually-oriented man, I am deeply grateful to the Catholic Church for her position on homosexuality and homosexual...
Julie A. Ferraro
Religious orders don't get renewed by throwing out obedience. That's the oldest mistake in the world: "Non serviam."
David Morrison
A one-time gay-rights activist explains that the Catholic Church has the right answer for homosexuals -- chastity.