Nate Madden

December 7, 2018

The Bush Funeral: a Much-Needed Reminder of Death

George H.W. Bush’s funeral was a beautiful send-off from beginning to end. From Bob Dole’s inspiring salute the night prior to George W. Bush’s heartfelt eulogy
November 2, 2018

Get Rid of the Tattered Old ‘Seamless Garment’ on Nov 6th

Okay, so we’re few days away from election day and there’s a big debate about the old “seamless garment” abortion argument going on down in the
September 4, 2018

A Baptism Day Letter from Daddy to Daughter

Dear Lucia, First off, if you’ve come across this post online before the day of your confirmation, stop reading now. There’s a sealed envelope with the
October 2, 2017

Pray for Hefner’s Soul: It’s a Dirty Job But Someone’s Gotta Do it

As the tidal wave of digital ink begins to recede, I find myself wondering: “Is anyone praying for Hugh Hefner?” Some weeks ago, my wife and
September 7, 2017

“Dialogue.” I Do Not Think It Means What James Martin Thinks it Means

In a column at the Wall Street Journal published late last week, Cardinal Robert Sarah, the Vatican’s prefect for the Congregation for Divine Worship, explored how