Culture

February 2, 2015

Malcolm Butler: God and Man at the Super Bowl (Part 2)

Meet Malcolm Butler. no. 21 of the New England Patriots, kneeling before the 2015 AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts, held at Gillette Stadium in
February 3, 2015

What Catholics Can Learn From Super Bowl XLIX

Maybe it’s because my Connecticut sons are big Patriots fans. Maybe it’s because I was alone with my iPhone at video shoots all day yesterday. But
February 4, 2015

Signs of Hope: The Under-35 Priest

Is an American Catholic renaissance possible in our lifetime? Nine years ago I started writing as the “American Papist” because I was, and remain, proud to
February 10, 2015

’50 Shades’ of Schadenfreude

One of those moments was the press event for the movie version of the schlock-erotica novel “50 Shades of Grey,” which comes out this weekend to
February 10, 2015

Okay, Hozier. I’ll Take You to Church

“Take Me to Church” is the song by Hozier that debuted in September 2013 but is getting attention now, notably at the Grammys, where he sang
February 11, 2015

Pope Francis: Having A lot of Children is not “irresponsible”

. Okay, so a few weeks ago Pope Francis used some less than delicate language to state what the Church has always taught: Catholics are not