Some highlights from the archive:

Confessions of a “Weird Catholic”-National Catholic Reporter, 6/5/20

Were some saints mentally ill, holy, or both?-National Catholic Reporter, 4/30/21

The Cognitive Dissonance of Rainbow Capitalism-Catholic World Report, 6/25/21

Andrea Long Chu’s Females Subverts Subversiveness-Catholic World Report, 9/16/20

Bad Bunny is a spiritual guide for our postmodern times-America Magazine, 8/25/22

Camille Paglia’s Second Wave-The American Conservative, 8/5/22

Do you think everyone at Latin Mass is an Ideologue? You might be wrong-National Catholic Reporter, 12/8/21

The devotional Catholicism behind Andy Warhol’s postmodern art-American Magazine, 1/7/22

Red Scare podcast and Postmodern Politics-The American Conservative, 1/29/22

Colonialism, globalism, and inculturation in Beyoncé’s Black is King-Catholic World Report, 10/6/20

Cultural Decay vs. Appropriation vs. Rosalia-The Iffy, 7/3/22

J. Cole’s “4 Your Eyez Only” Gives Hope for Change After Elections-Mere Orthodoxy, 10/21/20

Reggaeton can reveal God to us–if we’re listening carefully-America Magazine, 12/11/20

The Magic Hides the Disenchantment: Harry Potter and the Triumph of Neoliberalism-The American Conservative, 4/13/22

Netflix’s Sintonia and the Afrodiasporic Roots of Brazilian Funk-National Catholic Reporter, 4/16/22

Raw, brilliant and prophetic: Lauryn Hill’s MTV Unplugged concert 20 years later-America Magazine, 6/17/22

The Danger of Respectable Christianity-Mere Orthodoxy, 4/5/21

The Sacramental Love Songs of Bachata’s Romeo Santos-America Magazine, 5/14/21

My grandmother was many things, but sane wasn’t one of them-Grotto Network, 5/27/21

“Why not try life one more time?”: Living in Quarantine with James Baldwin-iO Literary Journal, 2/21 (page 71)

How secular humanism is ruining drag-The Spectator World, 8/29/22



Other publications:

A Revolutionary Attraction -Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 6/30/16

Answering Questions that Matter -Church Life Journal, 9/14/16

Toward a Monastic Notion of the Common Good -Church Life Journal, 1/16/17

Rediscovering Our Roots, Moving Forward as One-Traces Online, 2/18/17

Breaking Free From Identity Politics-Ethika Politika, 5/11/17

Drop the “Savior Complex”-Aleteia, 6/5/17

Marching Toward a “New Feminism”-Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 6/12/17

The Ecumenism of Sacramentality-Ethika Politika, 6/20/17

The Body in Early Monasticism-Church Life Journal, 9/25/17

Questions in the Silence-Ethika Politika, 9/26/17

A Brief History of the Song of Songs-Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 7/12/18

Community and Experience in Education-Scala Foundation

Gold Within the Mud-Ethika Politika, 2/22/19

Piety at the Parish-Ethika Politika, 7/15/19

A New Feminism-First Things, 7/19/19

Understanding the Vatican’s Document on Gender and Education-Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 12/28/19

Pope Francis’ “Difference” Feminism in Querida Amazonia-Ethika Politika, 3/26/20

Teaching in the Midst of Crisis-Millennial Journal, 3/30/20

A Hidden Life-Ethika Politika, 5/7/20

Career Crisis in Quarantine: Facing the Millennial Drama with Christ-Millennial Journal, 5/11/20

Reading James Baldwin can help heal the wounds of racial division-America Magazine, 6/3/20

Five Years After Marriage Equality-Ethika Politika, 6/30/20

Can “Love Victor” Defy the Stereotypes of Growing up Gay?-America Magazine, 7/10/20

Artist Erin McAtee’s faith journey led to a place of encounter-National Catholic Reporter, 7/27/20

Getting Back to Our Bodies: Feminism, Ontology, and Metaphysics-Mere Orthodoxy, 7/30/20

The difficult path to understanding and ministering to trans youth-Catholic World Report, 8/7/20

What does it mean to have real peace during the Coronavirus?-Faithfully Magazine, 8/11/20

Seeing Beauty in Poverty: An Artist’s Gaze into the Human Experience-Edge of Faith Magazine, 8/11/20

James Baldwin, blindness, and Hagia Sophia-National Catholic Reporter, 9/16/20

“We are seduced by temporal power”: Gloria Purvis on racism, pro-life politics, and the devil-America Magazine, 9/23/20

Why We are Trying to Remember a Painful Past-Grotto Network, 10/4/20

The Sinister Agenda Behind “The Economy”: A review of We Built Reality: How Social Science Infiltrated Culture, Politics, and Power-Front Porch Republic, 10/14/20

On the history and significance of third parties in the US-Catholic World Report, 10/19/20

What do Catholics say about the third-party presidential candidates?-National Catholic Reporter, 10/26/20

Looking at America’s Wounds Through James Baldwin’s Eyes-Faithfully Magazine, 11/3/20

Christ the Foolish King-Catholic World Report, 11/20/20

How a life of complaining can morph into Thanksgiving-Our Sunday Visitor, 11/23/20

Lady Bird and the Buffered Self-Mere Orthodoxy, 11/30/20

Unmasking the Patriarchal Axe that Split the Women’s Movement-Rehumanize International, 12/1/20

Author’s personal witness against the American dream is her call to radical neighborliness-National Catholic Reporter, 12/12/20

John of the Cross, Romeo Santos, and Awakening the Heart’s Desire-Millennial Journal, 12/14/20

J. Cole’s ‘Javari’, the Cross, and the Lynching Tree-Faithfully Magazine, 12/15/20

Best Books That I Read in 2020-Catholic World Report, 12/16/20

Keep Christ in Christmas? Try Seeking Christ in Christmas-Our Sunday Visitor, 12/18/20

A Shared Bloodline of Martyrdom-Ethika Politika, 1/4/21

Heeding Obianuju Ekeocha’s Warning About Western Elitism-Catholic World Report, 1/5/21

Ariana Grande Explores the Existential Highs and Lows of Being a Millennial in ‘positions’-Millennial Journal, 1/14/21

New speaker’s bureau highlights Catholics of color-National Catholic Reporter, 2/12/21

Standing for or standing with? Insights into the Dignity of Backrow America-Our Sunday Visitor, 3/11/21

Entering into friendship with Pope Francis-Where Peter is, 3/27/21

“The Relevance of the Stars” explores writings of Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete-Boston Pilot, 4/2/21

The St. Benedict’s Option-America Magazine, 8/20/21

Angie Cruz’s ‘Dominicana’ echoes the sacramental imagination of Catholicism-National Catholic Reporter, 9/4/21

Sons and Daughters: Netflix’s Baby and the West’s Crisis of Authority-Mere Orthodoxy, 10/28/21

‘Nobody flees from love’: Brazil’s alternative prisons offer a model of restorative justice-America Magazine, 11/17/21

Roma and Guadalupe-Catholic World Report, 12/12/21

Best books of 2021-Catholic World Report, 12/16/21

Pope Francis, Pets, and the Growing Culture of Narcissism-Catholic World Report, 1/17/22

Andy Warhol, St. John Paul II, and St. Sebastian-Catholic World Report, 2/2/22

Amy Winehouse and the Spirituality of a Restless Heart-America Magazine, 2/18/22

New York Encounter explores “urge for truth”-National Catholic Reporter, 2/25/22

Sodomy, Smoking, and the inversion of vices-Catholic World Report, 3/29/22

”Emo’ reggaeton brings out longing and nostalgia in the musical genre-National Catholic Reporter, 7/2/22

Searching for the Solidarity after the “Great White Flight”-National Catholic Register, 8/3/22


Check out my videos:

Interview with Dominicana author, Angie Cruz-HTI Open Plaza, 7/21

Reflections of Catholic Educators-Classical Learning Test Podcast, 2/21

La Evangelizacion en los Estados Unidos-Newark Abbey, 12/20

Discovering the Benedict Option in the City: Newark Abbey and St. Benedict’s Prep-Scala Foundation, 12/4/19

Exemplary Educators at St. Benedict’s Prep (conversation with Fr. Leahy OSB)-Scala Foundation

Old Age as a Time of Grace?: Caring for the Elderly in the 21st Century-Crossroads Cultural Center, 10/2019

Obeying Our Own Creations: 2019 Albacete Lecture with William T. Cavanaugh-Crossroads Cultural Center, 10/2019

Saints Who were Sinners-Crossroads Cultural Center, 3/2019


At Benedict News, Newsmagazine of St. Benedict’s Prep:

In Europe, Insight on a Mountain

Connecting with Other Faiths

Confronting Loss, at Benedict’s and Elsewhere

When Being Present Isn’t Possible

While Inside, Look Inside

Loss and Creativity

Finding God in the Silence of the City


At Communion and Liberation’s newsletter page:

Why on Earth?: Mental Health and Suicide during the Pandemic

Shopping for Fulfillment

Love and Mercy Beyond Comprehension

Music and the Religious Sense

The Real Need of Another

Saints Who Were Sinners

Christ’s Face in Our Work

Living the Risk of Education

Serving Without Saving

Unity at the Crossroads

Self-Made Man?

Rediscovering Our Roots, Moving Forward as One