February 14, 2013

The Death of the Spirit of (Pre-)Vatican II?

The pre-Vatican II spirit is finally dying out in the Church, the Pope said yesterday. Well, he didn’t say it that way. He described how a
February 15, 2013

Benedict’s Resignation – Bringing the Church into the Modern Age

So, here’s my two cents about B16’s resignation. In a piece in the Washington Times today, I maintain that this is part of John Paul II and
February 15, 2013

Vatican II & The Legacy Of Pope Benedict XVI

...on a deeper level, I believe Benedict XVI will be remembered as the pope who began to bring the authentic vision of Vatican II into the life of the Catholic Church.
February 15, 2013

Illinois State Senator, Former Seminarian, and Current Anti-Catholic Bigot Martin Sandoval

Here’s Bill Donohue from the Catholic League on Illinois Democrat Sen. Martin Sandoval Senator Sandoval, a Catholic, voted in favor of gay marriage yesterday. Although that
February 16, 2013

Sen. Harkin: A “misallocation of wealth” is the problem. Like having too many greyhounds.

Hal Roach the Irish comedian would tell a joke that went like this (read it in your best Irish brogue): Father Murphy was in rare form
February 16, 2013

Two Popes, Two Lessons, Two Acts of Courage

One is struck most immediately by the differences between the ends of John Paul II and Benedict XVI’s pontificates.  John Paul II chose to serve to
February 17, 2013

“This is the act of a saint”

As soon as Pope Benedict announced his resignation almost a week ago, pundits everywhere started speculating what the “real reason” was behind the Pope’s decision.  In
February 17, 2013

The political left uses bully tactics. Ben Shapiro helps understand how to deal with them.

Ben Shapiro, best known in recent months for his dismantling of British blowhard Piers Morgan on national* TV, spoke at Heritage Foundation on how to deal
February 18, 2013

EJ Dionne Jr., unencumbered by facts or reason, calls for a female pope.

“Si tacuisses philosophus mansisses” “I have great faith in the Holy Spirit to move papal conclaves, but I would concede that I may be running ahead