Blessed Matteo Ricci, SJ?

July 8, 2014 Carl E. Olson 0

Italian journalist and Vatican veteran Sandro Magister reports: After already having canonized six new saints without waiting for a new miracle to be certified for each of them after their beatification, Pope Francis could soon […]


Cardinal Kasper and the Church Fathers

July 8, 2014 Adam G. Cooper 0

In Cardinal Walter Kasper’s recent address to the extraordinary Consistory of Cardinals (February 20-21, 2014), published in English with additional material as The Gospel of the Family (New York: Paulist, 2014), he makes mention of […]


Faith, Freedom, and the Future

July 4, 2014 Carl E. Olson 0

A year ago today, I wrote a short piece titled, “No Faith, No Freedom. Know Faith, Know Freedom” (July 3, 2013), that remarked, in part, about the first encyclical of Pope Francis, Lumen Fidei. I […]