For A Cardinal, The Final Cut

Put simply, the report is a nuclear bomb.Even as last month’s credible, substantiated allegation that Cardinal Theodore McCarrick abused a minor in the early 1970s resulted in the Pope’s direct suspension of the 88 year-old prelate, and with it emerged two...

St. John Cassian, Gluttony and Internet Intemperance

By Susanna Spencer | Recently, during one of my few undistracted times of reading I came across a striking passage in St. John Cassian’s Conferences. I was intrigued by the first-person account of a particular monk: I was… Read more ......

The Curse of Coca-Cola Catholicism

By Fr. Dwight Longenecker | Some time ago over at my blog I wrote a series on “What’s Killing American Catholicism.” The first post was on Cultural Catholicism, and I argued that this was countered by Comprehensive Catholicism… Read more ......

Budding young feminist archeologists

Make some popcorn and look at a piece at Fishwrap about young feminists sitting at the knees of Sr. Joan “Triumph in Tahir” Chittister, learning from her Yoda-like wisdom.  It’ll be a nostaglic read. ...