Noodling the Eighth Commandment…

…with a priest friend over at the Register. [Read more...]

A Reader Asks About Spanking

…over at the Register. [Read more...]

The latest on the Sanctifying Gift of Knowledge…

…can be found here. If you’ve missed the rest of the series, follow the links for Introduction: Part  1; Wisdom: Part  2, Part  3; Understanding: Part  4, Part  5, Part  6; Counsel: Part  7, Part  8; Fortitude: Part  9, Part  10, Part  11; Knowledge: Part  12, Part  13, and Part  14 and Part  15. [Read more...]

Among Members of a Fallen Species…

“I’m just as good as you” is not a bragging point.  Over at the Register, I offer a few reflections on the American Experiment in light of the fact that democracy is that form of government that shouts “Give us Barabbas!” [Read more...]

The Atheism of the Gaps and its Sacramentals

…are under discussion over at the Register. [Read more...]

“God Bless You…

…and the Horse You Rode In On!” prayers are under discussion over at the Register. [Read more...]

A reader asks about the charismatic renewal…

…over at the Register. [Read more...]

A reader hesitates about becoming Catholic

…so we talk about it over at the Register. [Read more...]

A Question About Communion in the Hand

Over at the Register, a reader struggles with judgmental Catholics who need to memorize Romans 14. [Read more...]

A question about homosexual temptation

…over at the Register. The fun thing, when I write about homosexuality is that half my audience seems to think I am a “homophobe” while the other half seems to think homosexuality is no big deal. I can’t seem to get people to grasp that I basically think about the matter what the Catechism teaches, [Read More...]