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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 Catholic World Report Blog
Salon.com proclaims supposed death of pro-life Catholicism
Jonah and the Call to Constant Conversion
The pro-life movement is youthful and strong, abortion rates are falling—but House Republicans don’t seem to get it
"Ecumenism is a gift”: Interview with Cardinal Koch
Is Catholic teaching on marriage an ideal or a norm?
Prayers offered upon death of prominent dissenting theologian
Should the West take on Nigeria's terrorists? Bishops say yes
Women are irreplaceable in passing on the faith, Pope says
Millennials' pro-life commitment wows bishops