Joshua Mercer

March 23, 2015

Even in space travel, we have a need for relics

I’ve never really understood the Protestant criticism of Catholics venerating relics of saints. We remember the life of St. John Paul, we’re not worshiping his clothing?
February 12, 2015

Walker wise to avoid gotcha question, but watch how Huckabee handled evolution

Imagine you’re the Governor of Wisconsin. You’re planning to run for president of the United States. You decide to travel to London. Your rationale for the
December 8, 2014

How Mary Landrieu led to me to CatholicVote

Twelve years ago, I was in the Bayou State watching election returns. When most people visit Louisiana, they go to the French Quarter. But I went
November 7, 2014

Mary Landrieu thought this was clever

Not all Senate races are over. (No, I’m not just talking about the close vote still going on in Alaska.) I mean, no candidate got over
November 6, 2014

Republicans won the Catholic vote in 2014

But the GOP still has its work cut out in 2016. More people vote in presidential elections. Republicans haven’t won the Catholic vote in a presidential
November 3, 2014

Breaking: Pope to host international conference on complementarity of man and woman

Big news, just announced by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith: Rome, November 3rd, 2014. On November 17-19, 2014, the Congregation for the Doctrine
October 20, 2014

Does anyone deserve to lose more than Wendy Davis?

Of course, I think anyone who so proudly champions abortion is automatically disqualified for every office. But Wendy Davis’ campaign for governor of Texas is just
October 9, 2014

Here’s CV President Brian Burch’s interview on EWTN discussing The American Catholic Almanac

The video should automatically start at the interview with Brian Burch. But if it doesn’t, you can just move it to the 20:20 mark. Remember you