What Trads are Like

I have a bad cold, so here I am at home instead of going from one gym class to the next. As I don’t feel like moving from this chair, I have perused Twitter, and I see that Dawn Eden made a Twitter attack on Catholics who go to the Extraordinary Form of the Mass...

Saint Bartholomew Day Massacre

It is an unfortunate accident of history – insofar as we may speak of accidents, when all things are guided in their providential design by a good and provident God – that today’s feast is connected with one of the more scandalous events in the...

Patroness of Poland, Mother of God

Our Lady of Czestochowa, the most famous shrine in Poland, and that country’s patroness, is shrouded in mystery. Legend has it that the original was painted – perhaps ‘written’ in Easter terminology – by Saint Luke himself; that the icon...

Technical Glitches

A blessed feast of Saint Augustine, the great bishop and doctor of the Church! As well, a note to all our faithful Catholic Insight readers: We are having some serious technical issues with the website, blocking our uploading of material, with the exception, at this...

Augustine the Great

A blessed memorial of the great Saint Augustine (354-430), bishop and doctor of the Church, and perhaps the greatest theologian in her history (although, like the toss-up between Mozart and Bach and others in the realm of music, there are any number of ‘greatest...