Should a good Catholic oppose the Death penalty?

The National Catholic Register has recently joined with three other Catholic publications in an editorial call to abolish the death penalty. The three are the National Catholic Reporter, the Jesuit publication “America” and our Sunday Visitor. The full editorial can…

A British dude has a cardiac arrest, does not see heaven so there is no God… are atheists really this stupid?

There is a short article published by the British news paper “the Guardian” about a man who sustained a brief cardiac arrest, and experienced…nothing, that is just blankness…. darkness, lack of awareness the void. This is presumably a response to…

Would Jesus be a Sniper?

What does the movie “American Sniper” have to do with Catholicism? As it turns out a recent criticism of this blockbuster Hollywood movie captures a particularly distorted, even pernicious understanding of Christianity that appears to be widely shared and this…