Issue: December 2017
The onslaught against authority, particularly in the United States, is unrelenting. From parents to the president, is any form of authority safe?
Catholic fathers face a particularly daunting task, namely to act as proper heads of their respective households without succumbing to either neglect on the one hand or authoritarianism on the other.
A meditation on the role of authority in one of the most famous novels of all time, Frankenstein.
A learned rebuke to the liberal attack on authority, particularly liberalism’s usurpation of natural law.
Does rock n’ roll undermine authority? This article presents an argument as to how and why.
A timely defense of Archbishop Marcel Lefebvre’s stance against the authorities in the Church and why it was not an attack on ecclesiastical authority per se.
A thoughtful historical-liturgical analysis of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
Should we make life decisions based on a mere cost/benefit analysis or is there an authentically Catholic approach?
An excerpt from an oft-neglected but particularly important encyclical of Pope St. Pius X.
An overview of the origins, meaning, and effects of secularism in the modern world.
A brief spiritual reflection on the role of authority in the life of a Benedictine abbot.
An original translation of the 16th century theological poem “Romance a Cristo Nuestro Señor, misacantano.”
A historical survey of the place of St. Andrew the Apostle in Christian art.
A powerful critique of the role Protestantism has played in destroying the foundations of authority in the West.
- Is smoking marijuana harmful?
- Should we receive communion frequently?
- A Purge of Faithful Catholic Intellectuals?
- New Altar in Honor of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
- The Slaughter of Christians in the Middle East Continues
- Traditional Carmelite Nuns return to Philadelphia
- Cardinal Carlo Caffarra, RIP
- The Political Pope
A detailed theological and canonical analysis of the sacrament of marriage and the SSPX’s right to celebrate the sacrament.
A reminder that authority begins in the home.