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Robert P. Lockwood
It was an ill-fated conspiracy with disastrous consequences. On November 5, 1605, a small group of fanatic Catholics in England planned to blow...
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...
Karl Keating
"Catholics are less dreadful people to know than to hear about," wrote Msgr. Ronald Knox to an Englishwoman who was contemplating becoming a...
Editor’s note: No group ranks higher in twentieth-century Catholic apologetics than the Catholic Evidence Guild. Many fine apologists,...
Tim Ryland
In the back window of our family minivan we put a sticker with a quote from Mother Teresa -- "It is a poverty to decide that a child must die...
To anyone familiar with parochial schools, Our Lady of Pompeii elementary school in Montreal, Quebec, would seem unremarkable. There are...
When is advertising acceptable? It can be a tough call. It’s not a problem here at This Rock, since we don’t take outside ads. But other...
" Tarcisius "
In Saudi Arabia, praying the rosary is a crime. Attending Mass lands you in prison. Converting to Catholicism results in the death penalty....
Greg Adams is incarcerated at the Charlotte Correctional Institution in Punta Gorda, Florida. We don't know what he was convicted of, and...