No. Really! I appreciate your comments! My comments feature apparently went kaflooey this weekend (and again today) and I got at least one panicked reader’s apology for clogging up my comments box with… comments…and begging me to please restore the feature and forgive him for writing stuff in the box. Rest assured, gentle commenters: I [Read More...]

Happily, My Friend has Gotten Used to This but… still, it’s important to point out. It’s altogether commendable to be solicitous for those who have suffered sexual abuse. And it’s understandable to suppose that in those (probably rare. I don’t have statistics and have never suffer much sexual abuse myself*) folks who say they have [Read More...]

The Latest Piece is up on Catholic Exchange [Read more...]

Meet the New Boss. Same as the Old Boss, Part Deux Voice of the Faithful has shut down all discussion of Debra Haffner (the SIECUS/Planned Parenthood flak whom they invited to speak at one of their conferences). Pete Vere remarks: Notice that VOTF’s actions in shutting down this thread closely parallel those of many dioceses [Read More...]

A very courageous reader writes: I am 49 years old. at the age of 19 I was a Sophomore in college. I was a college seminarian, studying in a Philosophy program for a Religious Community, not the one to which I belong now. I was naive and vulnerable. I found philosophy difficult, but not insurmountable. [Read More...]

The Lidless Eye of Seattle Catholic turns its pitiless gaze on WYD and finds it wanting… and Relapsed Catholic, once again, makes me laugh till my sides hurt. [Read more...]

Go Dave! [Read more...]

You heard it here second! Has the Secret Identity of Nihil Obstat finally been revealed? [Read more...]

My Daily Crumbs has now entered St. Blog’s! [Read more...]

New Blog! [Read more...]

Peg Noonan is a delight [Read more...]

More Disagreement Gasparian sez no one has a right to be a priest. I quite agree. No one has a right to mercy either. Still, I think it should be extended as much as possible without endangering people. In the case of the particular priest we are discussing at HMS Blog (Fr. DeVita), I don’t [Read More...]