Culture

July 28, 2013

The Priest and the Pop Star

“I wouldn’t be sitting here right now if not for him.”  You don’t often hear a pop music star credit a Catholic priest in this way,
July 29, 2013

Desmond Tutu says he would rather go to hell than worship a “homophobic” God

Last Friday the United Nations announced a “global outreach campaign” aimed at combating what it believes is “anti-gay violence and repression.” According to CBS News, the
July 30, 2013

Swim Against the Current!

CatholicNewsService has a great new video wrap-up from World Youth Day 2013. As Bishop James Conley (Lincoln, NE) says, “It seems as if God gives us
July 31, 2013

WYD 2016: A Pilgrim’s Primer to the City of John Paul II (Part Two)

Kraków is thick with the spirit and memory of the soon-to-be-canonized John Paul II. It is a place full of what Pope Francis called, in Lumen
August 1, 2013

Seven Bands That Should Be Catholic

Yes, yes, I know: The title of this post isn’t theologically accurate. There aren’t just seven bands that should be Catholic. Every band should be Catholic.
August 2, 2013

A Founding Father on Loss, Grief, and Fortitude

We can learn a lot from studying the American founders, not just about politics and law, but also about life.  Of course they had their flaws.