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The Fundamental Path to Peace
Pope Benedict XVI’s defense of religious freedom
“The End of the Bernardin Era”
By choosing Archbishop Dolan over Bishop Kicanas as their leader, the American bishops signaled a new direction for the USCCB.
Thinking with the Church
J. J. Ziegler
A profile of Archbishop John Nienstedt of St. Paul and Minneapolis
The State of NaProTechnology
This counter-cultural challenge to mainstream reproductive medicine quietly but significantly grows.
Look Forward and Upward
Oregon Bishop Robert Vasa on the controversies he has faced
Pope Benedict XVI’s Visits for 2011
He will take four trips outside of Italy and four inside it.
Doorways for the Devil
Father Gary Thomas, the exorcist for the Diocese of San Jose, reflects on a neglected ministry.
Who Runs Catholic Healthcare West?
CEO Lloyd Dean receives an enormous compensation package for watching the bottom line while ignoring Church teaching.
Three Years After Summorum Pontificum
Michael J. Miller
A look at the feedback from bishops and lay people
The Ark of the West
Annemarie S. Muth
A glimpse at the 11 archabbeys of the Benedictine Order
A Nose for the News
When the stories involve the Vatican, ordinary journalistic standards don’t seem to apply.
The Dispatch: More from CWR
The “Bastardization of the Faith”
Courage and the work of Fr. John Harvey arrive in Italy
The Al Smith Dinner has become the Al Smith Embarrassment
The Holy See and the Catholic University of Peru reach an agreement
The heart and place of prayer
Christians in Syria: “Help us pull our country back from the brink of the abyss”
Just how important are presidential Supreme Court picks?
Kids in a time of climate change – what's a Catholic to do?
For EU's religious freedom envoy, Middle East is key arena
'Heinous' desecration at site of Christ's Transfiguration