The Infrequency of Infallibility

The Infrequency of Infallibility

The Infrequency of Infallibility (Article) There was a time, not so very long ago, when it was widely assumed among Catholics, never mind the diversity of their political views, that when the pope spoke on matters of faith and morals, what he said mattered; that owing...
Two Moralities

Two Moralities

Two Moralities (Article) “I know of no public opinion polling data to support me in this belief, but I believe, and have believed for many decades, that many American Catholics, perhaps most of them, equate the Christian moral law with the natural law of...
A Time for Anger

A Time for Anger

A Time for Anger “The arrival of Traditionis Custodes is nothing less than a declaration of total war against traditionalist Catholics everywhere. Much more than that, however, it is a direct attack against all faithful Catholics of good will, regardless of our...
Is the Catholic Church a House of Cards?

Is the Catholic Church a House of Cards?

Is the Catholic Church a House of Cards? (Article) “I’ve noticed a fear pervading many Catholic discussions about the problems in the Church today. Whether the topic is something Pope Francis said, or the role of Vatican II, or the latest bureaucratic...