Pagan Romans were better than Trump’s Amerikkka

In Imperial Rome, a foreigner who joined the Auxilia and served in the Legions was granted citizenship in gratitude for his service. In the sadistic world of Trump’s Amerikkka, we are now threatening to deport the spouses of our own troops. We are also trying to deport a veteran who served two tours of duty [Read More…]

Just to be clear where we are today…

The President of the United States, with full access to all the intel of the mightiest intel-gathering network in the world, chose to believe (or at least promote) a moronic story from a quack right wing website that said Obama tapped his phones. Too stupid and incurious to even find out what that would entail [Read More…]

David Mills Urges us to Give up the Church (really Church Politics)…

for Lent: Your feelings about the goings on in the Knights of Malta, or Cardinal Burke’s assignments, or the famous footnote in Amoris Laetitia and the Dubia, or the pope’s addresses, or the American bishops’ declarations on immigration, or Fr. James Martin, or whose feet are washed on Holy Thursday, or the extraordinary form, or [Read More…]

Servais Pinckaers, OP

is your go to guy if you are trying to get a bead on the Catholic approach to morality. Check him out! Great reading for Lent! [Read more…]

Yes, the Holy Family…

…really were refugees. [Read more…]

On the air today with Sherry Antonetti at 5 PM Eastern…

…on Connecting the Dots. Give us a call at 1-573-4BREAD4 and join the conversation! [Read more…]

On Friday, Deacon Steven Greydanus and I talked…

…about beefing up fasting, as well as The Shack, and Logan: [Read more…]

But undocumented immigrants don’t pay taxes!

Yes they do. [Read more…]

Before you get your hopes up about the overturn of Roe…

… that is surely gonna happen now that Trump is here, note this interview with Neil Gorsuch, his SCOTUS nominee: “She said they had an extended discussion about precedent and that Mr. Gorsuch said he believed that “it is not sufficient to overturn a long-established precedent for five current judges to believe a previous decision [Read More…]

A reader has a question about artificial contraception

He writes: Thanks for all your writing. I really enjoy it and find it uplifting when I’m feeling exhausted with the world. I have found your critique of Catholics who are overly focused on abortion at the expense of other Life issues to be compelling and personally convicting. So thanks for that! On that note, [Read More…]