Conflict Between the Circuits

November 22, 2014 Dr. John A. Sparks 0

A month ago, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear a collection of cases which raised the question of traditional marriage vs. same-sex unions. Now, a Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals decision may have changed […]


Four Popes, The Synod, and The Future

November 21, 2014 John Paul Shimek 0

Andrea Gagliarducci is one of Rome’s leading “Vaticanistas.” His blog “Monday Vatican” and countless columns and articles for the Catholic News Agency, the National Catholic Register, Inside the Vatican, and the Italian journals Il Tempo […]


What Newman Would Have Made of Vatican II

November 20, 2014 Edward Short 0

In the course of his long career as priest, poet, historian, philosopher, educator, theologian, novelist, and satirist, Blessed John Henry Newman (1801-1890) became something of a connoisseur of what he called “the tin-kettle accounts of […]