Culture

April 2, 2015

Dishonest Journalism Update

Yesterday I posted a piece noting that CBS Cleveland had put forward a misleading headline and first sentence in an article on an Indiana pizza place.
April 2, 2015

‘A.D.: The Bible Continues’: Mark Burnett and Roma Downey Take Faith Mainstream

It’s January in Pasadena, California, and spouses and producing partners Mark Burnett and Roma Downey are happy for several cast members of “A.D: The Bible Continue,s”
April 3, 2015

10 Ways the Church Is Rising

  We are used to thinking of Christianity as a spent force, a dying ancient religion that had its day in the sun and now is
April 5, 2015

‘A.D.: The Bible Continues’: The Cross in the Sky, Mary and the Holy Spirit

Tonight, Easter Sunday, April 5, the 12-part series “A.D.: The Bible Continues” premieres on NBC, with executive producers and spouses Mark Burnett and Roma Downey continuing
April 7, 2015
Photograph of Abraham Lincoln taken by Alexander Gardner, 1863

These Honored Dead

This Thursday, it will have been one and a half centuries after the Civil War effectively ended with General Robert E. Lee’s surrender at Appomattox Court
April 8, 2015

Taking ‘Species Dysphoria’ Seriously

For some, this post might seem either frivolous or ludicrous. Anything but serious. But I’m going to take this seriously. I’m also employing some level of
April 8, 2015

It’s a Glorious Time to be a Faithful Catholic

It seems that these are grim times to be a faithful Catholic.  Some people in positions of great cultural influence seem to be animated by a
April 10, 2015

New Netflix Series: Angsty Catholic Daredevil

Netflix is debuting a superhero series today: “Marvel’s Daredevil”. The first season is streaming for subscribers starting April 10, and like the Ben Affleck movie in
April 12, 2015

‘A.D.: The Bible Continues’: Apostles Peter and John Speak (UPDATED)

Tonight, NBC airs episode two of “A.D.: The Bible Continues,” in which Jesus’ Apostles and disciples must move beyond the Lord’s Crucifixion and deal with His