Analysis

First Blair, Then Bush?

April 27, 2011 Dr. Paul Kengor 0

George W. Bush fell into disfavor with the leaders of his denomination, the United Methodist Church (UMC), the moment he began talking about war with Iraq. “We can’t sleep through this rush to war,” said […]

Analysis

Evangelium Biden

April 27, 2011 Dr. Paul Kengor 0

Joe Biden, who once colorfully exclaimed, “The next Republican that tells me I’m not religious, I’m going to shove my rosary beads down their throat,” is now one of the most prominent Catholic politicians in […]

Analysis

The Gospel According to Nancy Pelosi

April 25, 2011 Dr. Paul Kengor 0

So-called “values voters” twice made the difference in George W. Bush’s victories in 2000 and 2004. This was not lost on Democratic Party pollsters. Only days after the 2004 election, in a November 10 speech […]

Opinion

Hillary’s Catholic Crowd

April 13, 2011 Dr. Paul Kengor 0

On the issue of abortion, Senator Hillary Clinton is the most extreme presidential candidate ever. In a July 2005 analysis of her abortion views, the New York Times noted that the only part of the […]

Essay

“When Do I Get My Center for Babies?”

March 24, 2011 Dr. Paul Kengor 0

The controversy about Mother Teresa’s spiritual struggles has inspired the worst in the late nun’s fiercest critics. Angry atheists who once described the saintly figure as everything from a “phony” to the “moonbat of Calcutta” […]

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Analysis

Roman Catholics for Obama ’08

December 24, 2008 Dr. Paul Kengor 0

The team struggled as to whether to continue intubating the child—now a little boy, not a “fetus”—who clearly was not going to make it, mangled and destroyed as he was. He gasped for air as […]