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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
Dr. Paul Kengor
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.
Dr. Paul Kengor
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 Dispatch: More from CWR
Hope and realism in the face of assaults on religious freedom
Be Joyful Or Else
An Unlikely Hero
The Death Penalty Debate Continues...
About the Catholic effect of Catholic baptism
Politics and the inherent dilemmas of “liberal democracy”
Mexico may be the most dangerous country to be a priest
God’s mercy overcomes human desperation, Pope Francis says
This Ohio mystic mentored Mother Angelica. Was she a saint?
'We have faced the mercy of God' – An interview with Cardinal Koch