Benedict XVI: An Apology

November 13, 2021 Joseph Pearce 46

Editor’s note: The following is an exclusive excerpt of the Prologue to Joseph Pearce’s forthcoming book, Benedict  `: Defender of the Faith. Like most people, or at least like most Catholics, I remember exactly where […]

The Dispatch

Thanksgiving with the Saints

November 25, 2020 Joseph Pearce 7

It is of course right and proper to keep Christ in Christmas, but can it be right and proper to introduce the saints into Thanksgiving? Isn’t Thanksgiving a secular holiday, as oxymoronic as that might […]


Defending America’s Rule of Reason

September 11, 2020 Joseph Pearce 19

America is in crisis. Beyond the trials and tribulations associated with COVID-19, there is rioting in the streets and calls for the “rebranding” of the United States in terms of identity politics. These are times […]


Hilaire Belloc: Defender of the Faith

July 26, 2020 Joseph Pearce 11

Hilaire Belloc was born on July 27, 1870. To commemorate and celebrate the 150th anniversary of Belloc’s birth, Joseph Pearce, author of Old Thunder: A Life of Hilaire Belloc, was interviewed by Jan Franczak for the […]