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The Beauty of Women Will Save the World

There is a well-known Dostoevsky trope that says, “beauty will save the world.” The famous Russian is usually taken to mean the beauty found in the material arts. Music, architecture, and sculpture are rightfully being plumbed for their...

10 Beautiful New Churches, Meta-Bigotry, Homeschooling Before It Was Cool, and More Great Links!

10 Beautiful New Churches – Deacon Lawrence, the Christian Review via the Beauty in Catholicism Meta-Bigotry - Edward Feser, Ph.D.

Day Three: Headaches for Senate Dems as Gorsuch Defends Judicial Independence

Day three of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court brought a continuation of the marathon session of questions and answers that took place on day two. Gorsuch spent 11 hours on...

10 Delicious and Simple Lenten Dinners for Fridays

After eight and a half years straight of have a child dependant on me for nutrition through pregnancy and/or breastfeeding, I have window of time where I can practice a stricter form of fasting. I am learning firsthand how my soul is affected by...

TAC Student Remembered 20 Years After Death She Offered ‘for Aborted Babies’

It has been 20 years since the death of Thomas Aquinas College (TAC) student Angela Baird (1978-1997), a pro-life leader at the Santa Paula, California school who was killed in a tragic hiking accident in 1997. Angela, 19, was on a nighttime hike...

Knights of Columbus Boost Aid to Persecuted Christians

The Knights of Columbus are providing $1.9 million in new assistance to Iraqi and Syrian Christians targeted by ISIS, marking one year anniversary of the declaration of genocide against Christians in that area. Carl Anderson, CEO of the Knights...

Day Two: Dems Balk With Bork ‘Softballs,’ Gorsuch Gains a Base

WASHINGTON — The second day of the confirmation hearing for Judge Neil Gorsuch to become the next associate justice of the Supreme Court began with a question by Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa. The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee asked...

Eye of the Tiber Satire Blog Publishes Ground-breaking Exposé, Pain and Virtue and More Links!

Eye of the Tiber Satire Blog Publishes Ground-breaking Catholic Exposé – Bethanie Ryan, Ignitum Today

May I Pray For You?

Before Ash Wednesday, I’d told God, more than anything, I wanted friends. I wanted deep friendships that were about more than what we did together or what we liked in common. I’d asked God to show me all my friends, knowing it felt rather like a...

Associated Press Flunks Christianity 101 (Again)

When the press reports on religion, subtract 15 I.Q. points. When the press reports on Jesus, subtract 50 I.Q. points. Here’s the lede on an Associated Press piece headlined “Historic restoration of Jesus’ burial shrine completed”: The tomb...