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A False Choice
The mischievous debate over condoms
How Is It Going?
An update on challenges to the apostolic visitation of sisters
The My House Initiative
Archbishop Joseph Naumann's anti-pornography effort
The Origins of the “New Nun”
Sister Dolores Liptak, a scholar of American Catholic Church history, reflects on the crisis in women’s religious orders.
Mr. Smith’s 30 Years in Washington
The New Jersey congressman reflects on his career and the struggles ahead for the new Congress.
The Missionary to Spain
J. J. Ziegler
A look back at Pope Benedict’s November visit
The Fig Leaf That Fell Off
President Obama’s “pro-life” executive order couldn’t save the “Stupak Democrats.”
The Persecution of Christians in Iraq
Michael J. Miller
Archbishop Sako on the “barbarism” they face
Cloaking Maciel in a Capuchin Hood
R. Michael Dunnigan
The search for historical parallels to the scandal involving the Legion of Christ is dubious.
The Catholicism of William F. Buckley, Jr.
Two biographies highlight the central role it played in his life and thought.
The Solipsist’s Catechism
If you make up your own faith, it’s easy to believe, as long as you never question your own authority.
The Catholic World Report Blog
Marriage? What’s That?
The Scandalizing, Thankless Job of Prophets
Faith, Patriotism, and an Extra Side of Cheese
Karl Marx and the Revolutionary Roots of Redefining Marriage
What Redefining Marriage Really Means
The Surprising Riches of the Ragpicker
Pope Francis visits an old friend in Ecuador
Pray that the family synod will deepen the Church's spiritual discernment, Pope asks
Pakistani police save Christian couple from 'anti-blasphemy' mob attack
Pope Francis' visit will stir up people's faith, Bolivian priest at Vatican expects