New Evangelization

March 12, 2013

The Body and Soul of the New Evangelization: The Heart of the Conclave’s Task

  Bureaucracy isn’t sexy. Bureaucratic reform only slightly less so. Yet, over the past week, that’s exactly the topic that’s had the press buzzing. Allen, Magister, […]
March 14, 2013

So where do you think this year’s World Youth Day is located?

At World Youth Day in Toronto in 2002, Pope John Paul II established Cologne, Germany as the location of the next World Youth Day.   And […]
March 14, 2013

Pope Francis and St. Francis: “Preach the Gospel Always. And for the Love of God, Use Words.”

  Once upon a time, in a land, far, far, away, there lived a holy man named Francis. Francis was a poor man, a humble man, […]
March 14, 2013

Shoe Leather Evangelization

Most of us are just getting to know Cardinal Bergoglio, the man who is now Pope Francis. Anyone with access to the Interwebs can now be […]
March 18, 2013

Extremists are Extreme

An atheist friend on facebook linked to this cartoon on his wall (*warning: potty language nearby*) from The Oatmeal. If you’d like to avoid adding to […]
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. […]
April 16, 2013

The Scandal of Death

Yesterday’s violence in Boston was senselessness enough; in the context of the last months and years, it feels like piling on. We are weary now in […]