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> Back Issue: January 2011
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
Bishop Robert Morlino sheds light on Francis, "Who am I to judge?", and related matters
Casting Out Satan With Satan: A Review of "300: Rise of an Empire"
Cdl. Brandmüller: "The moral doctrine of the Church can be changed only if human nature changes."
A Cross-less Christianity is a lie of the devil
Eight cardinals, seven laymen named to Vatican Council for the Economy
The myth of “the Francis Effect”?
Vatican celebrates Pope's anniversary with virtual book
Unburned letters of JPII reveal richness of Trinity
Women's dynamic service to Church celebrated at Vatican
Cricket match ends in draw between Sri Lankan Catholic schools