A win for Catholic schools: Staying open during the pandemic paid off in growing enrollment. Catholic Schools’ Good Covid Year
“Social Emotional Learning”: Public Schools Indoctrinate Even Non-Verbal Special Needs Kids in Gender Confusion. The Gender Cult Marches On
Be careful what you wish for: “Francis could find that the primary person on trial ends up being not Becciu and the rest, but himself.” Pope’s use of authority becomes new front in Vatican ‘trial of the century’
How should the Church help curb drug abuse? Catholic medical ethicists have raised moral and practical objections to the new focus on ‘harm reduction.’ Drug Overdoses Increased During Pandemic: Could ‘Safe’ Injection Sites Make a Difference?
A specter is haunting Rome—the specter of the pope emeritus. Why Benedict Should Speak
Without the one true religion we form our own: “In order for one to believe that masks work, one has to believe they have mystical powers.” Joy Behar’s Strange Mask Religion
Should we be suspicious of the Synod ‘process’? “For the Synod on Synodality, the opportunities for manipulation will be multiplied during the two-year preparatory process.” A Synod ‘process’ that only liberals could love
No coffee for convoy truckers: The owners of the Iconic Cafe, Enrico and Deborah Kuhn, near Parliament in Ottawa are being harassed by police and threatened with arrest. Trudeau’s Police Are Going After The Iconic Cafe, A Small Business That Served Truckers
Winter ‘Olympics ratings down 42 percent from 2018: “NBC experienced a ratings “disaster” after broadcasting the controversial Beijing Olympics, according to multiple mainstream reports.” NBC’s China Olympics Broadcasts Lead to Ratings ‘Disaster’
The UK has seen over 4,000 crimes on religious property in a 1-year period, which means more than 10 crimes a day happened at places of worship during the covid-19 pandemic. UK Report: More than 4,000 crimes committed at churches in one year
Kreeft changed all that. “The entire semester with him in the classroom was for me like bright sun burning through the dense religious fog I’d been wandering around in for many years. I was already a believer, but muddle-minded and unclear what I believed or why I believed.” What a generation of Catholic thinkers owes Peter Kreeft
“Menstruating people”? Really? Somehow, colleges founded to celebrate women’s intellect and creative potential are now reducing them to their anatomy. Gender Ideology Is Killing Women’s Colleges Like My Alma Mater
Calvinist attempts to debunk Aquinas and natural theology. “One might think an attack on Aquinas from a conservative Christian would at least have the merit of being more interesting than the same old same old coming from the likes of Richard Dawkins.” Doubting Thomas
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