Category Archives: COMMENTARY

Islamic Refugee Crisis: Good Samaritan or Maccabean Response? Or both

What would Saint Thomas Aquinas say about the Refugee Crisis? We as Christians are debating among ourselves aboutwhether or not we have a moral duty to receive refugees fleeing Muslim nations. This article is politically incorrect and says things that

About those “20 Minutes of Action”: 20 Things We’d Better Tell Our Sons Right Now About Being Real Men | A Holy Experience

Dear Sons, When you’re the mother of four sons, the Stanford rape case — it’s not about somebody else… it’s about us. Let’s be real clear, boys — I’m never writing you a letter like the father of Brock Turner,

Jesus is Not Your Best Buddy

I remember singing that sweet old gospel song, “What a Friend We Have in Jesus”, and I’m not denying that Jesus is our friend and brother, but there is something a bit disconcerting about being too comfortable with Jesus. He

A Partisan Church: American Catholicism and the Rise of Neoconservative Catholics

by TODD SCRIBNER In this insightful, well-researched and thought-provoking book, Todd Scribner presents a compelling story of the development of neoconservative Catholic thought in the 1970s and 1980s. The story covers a wide spectrum of subjects, including church structure, secular