We Can’t Give Up on Politics: Pope Francis & the Restoration Imperative

27e4d5e9e035cbba5086ebe513bebde4

It’s not sufficient — or acceptable — to be cynical about politics. It’s absolutely true that politics won’t solve our problems and save our souls, but disengagement is not a moral option. In his latest media interview, Pope Francis observes, when asked about the heads of state who have come to visit him during his [Read More...]

Women of the World, Know You Are Loved by Love Himself!

kjlspecialreport

I was on FoxNews.com’s live show with Lauren Green earlier today, marking International Women’s Day and the announcement of a papal conclave start date. We talked a bit about women and the Church and what women want. As I indicated in a recent piece, if we look around, there is evidence that women want to [Read More...]

THIS Is Why We Need Real, Actual Civility

gty_joe_biden_paul_ryan_debate_ll_121012_wg

A priest reflects on the pain of politics: Catholics should be in agreement with each other over issues of life and death, marriage, and homosexuality. And even if there may be different approaches about how best to care for immigrants, or the poor, Catholics while open to a diversity of solutions, must also grasp more [Read More...]

The Mess Joe Biden Made of Reality

NewImage28

George Weigel also made the point on EWTN the other night that the Immaculate Conception and abortion are not the same thing. That was essentially what Joe Biden claimed when he said the sanctity of human life is a de fide doctrine of the Church, one that he could never dream of imposing on non-Catholics. [Read More...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X