Alyssa Bormes explains the catechetical possibilities skating right by us in the rink of life
The Duke of Wellington is reported to have said that the Battle of Waterloo was won long before on the playing fields of Eton. Alyssa Bormes
doesn't quite say that the Battle of Armageddon will have been won on
the backyard hockey rinks of Minnesota, but she's clear in her new book,
The president of the National Catholic Bioethics Center discusses the ACLU’s lawsuit against the US bishops over Catholic health care directives.
On Monday, December
2 the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed
a federal lawsuit against the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
on behalf of a woman who says that she did not receive adequate care at a
Catholic hospital after g...
Dom Alcuin Reid reflects upon what the landmark document on the liturgy did—and did not do—and what it has meant for Catholic worship.
years ago today, December 4, 1963, Pope Paul VI solemnly promulgated the Second
Vatican Council’s Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy, Sacrosanctum Concilium.
To mark the 50th anniversary of this significant document, Catholic World
Report spoke with liturgical scholar and writer Dom Alcuin Reid, OSB, author
A South Carolina parish demonstrates that reverent, beautiful liturgies—in the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms—are possible in a modern American parish.
September marked the sixth anniversary of the implementation of Summorum Pontificum, the motu proprio of
Pope Benedict XVI that provided juridical recourse to Catholic laymen interested
in receiving regular access to the traditional Latin Mass and the sacraments. Since
the document went into effect, what results can be seen in the United States
and Canada in terms...
The shaking bed. The frantic mother. The faithless priest duking it
out with the demon upstairsand oh, that spinning head. These and other
iconic images from The Exorcist (1973) are burned into our collective movie-going consciousness.
film is reckoned invariably as the scariest film ever made and the
first of the horror genre to be nominated for Best Pi...