Analysis

Nothing about us without us

January 16, 2019 George Weigel 7

The slogan “Nothing about us without us” was used by Solidarity in the 1980s in Poland, borrowing a royal motto from the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the mid-second millennium. Then, it was expressed in Latin: Nihil […]

Analysis

A tough year ahead

January 2, 2019 George Weigel 15

2018 was a bad year for Catholics. 2019 is almost certainly going to be worse. Good reason, then, to reflect on two recent texts from the Church’s Office of Readings. The first is from paragraph […]