Culture

March 28, 2013

Eau du Sheep

Men who spend a lot of time around animals tend to pick up certain qualities of those animals. Smells, in particular, can cling rather stubbornly. Take
March 29, 2013

Starbucks vs. Chick-fil-A: some results

Corey Braun, the operator-owner of a Chick-fil-A near Foothill and Day Creek boulevards, provided dozens of free entree tickets to gay marriage supporters at a demonstration…
March 30, 2013

God Knew It was “Not Good,” So He Did Somethin’ ’bout It.

I’ve had two pieces run at the National Catholic Register in the last couple of months because I’m Catholic, I’m single, and a I’m a guy,
April 1, 2013

Cardinal George: “I’m religious but not spiritual”

  Being religious is not cool.  In fact, it’s downright uncool. We learned that from a really profound (but really not) video that went viral a
April 5, 2013

A Catholic’s Guide to Surviving the End of the World As We Know It

Does anyone else feel like one night, not too long ago, they went to bed in a reasonably normal world and woke up to a world
April 8, 2013

African American voices are being drowned out of the gay marriage debate

In the weeks following Pope Benedict’s decision to abdicate the papacy, the American media made sure to provide a platform to Catholics who disagree with Church
April 8, 2013

Standing Up for Father Greg

For the last five years, Father Greg Shaffer has served as chaplain at the Newman Center at George Washington University. Fr Greg is a holy and
April 9, 2013

Remember that ugly statue of John Paul? Poland to the rescue!

Remember that ugly statue of Pope John Paul II that was unveiled in Rome back in 2011? Yeah, this one: After an outcry, they “updated” the
April 10, 2013

The Age of the Theologian

I recently caught an episode of EWTN’s “Catholicism on Campus” where the subject was economics and a point was made briefly that I think bears reflection.