Culture

May 29, 2015

Persecution, Then and Now

Christians in America sometimes complain of what they perceive as persecution or a move in the direction of anti-Christian persecution.  These concerns may sometimes be overblown.
June 2, 2015

Let’s Face It – We Can No Longer Be Science Deniers

To be sure, it will not be easy to overcome long-held and deeply ingrained beliefs, especially when those beliefs are so closely tied to our political
June 3, 2015

‘Jenner’ Ideology: An Embrace of Evil, A Cry for Help

The recent “Vanity Fair” cover featuring Bruce Jenner posing as “Caitlyn” is something none of us will ever be able to un-see. This singular airbrushed, photo-shopped
June 6, 2015

‘The Gipper’ Lives: Football Comes to the Reagan Library

Sunday is for Mass, and for brunch, but it’s also for football (along with Saturdays, Friday nights and the odd Thursday). From the “Hail Mary pass”
June 10, 2015

Bishop of Brooklyn: Do Not Take Threats to Religious Freedom Lightly

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn is warning Catholics in his diocese that the threat to religious freedom in this country is real, and our children will
June 11, 2015

Hollywood-Based Priest on What $1M Can Do

Father David Guffey sat down with me after giving a talk on the media to a roomful of people at this past winter’s Religious Education Congress
June 11, 2015

Three More Shows Catholics Should Be Watching

In a previous post, we looked at scripted shows geared to an adult audience. Now, it’s on to reality, which has, by default, often become today’s family
June 14, 2015

‘Beyond A.D.’: L.A.’s Fr. Benioff & Pat Boone Talk ‘A.D.’s’ Future & Evangelization

The Sunday, June 14, episode of “Beyond A.D.,” the Web companion talk show to NBC’s New Testament drama “A.D.: The Bible Continues,” finally — in its
June 20, 2015

10 Ways You Can Totally Rock ‘Laudato Si’ (even if you’re not the ‘green’ type)

If nonstop media coverage didn’t tip you off to the fact that Pope Francis released an encyclical entitled ‘Laudato Si’…..well….now you know. The frenzy indicates nothing short of