SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
Lucas Hollweg
June 05, 2014
Pope Francis is popular with the secular media because they think he’s about to abandon the disciplines of the Church; and they have built him up by denigrating Benedict XVI
May 30, 2014
Belief in the theory of evolution is no reason for atheism as Dawkins supposes: Darwin himself insisted that the had never been an atheist
May 19, 2014
Protect the Pope was always feisty, either in defence of the Church against secularist attack, or against enemies of Catholic truth and discipline within the Church
May 01, 2014
If we really have to have an established Church, its head needs to take the defence of basic Christianity quite seriously
April 25, 2014
He re-established the simple but immense fact of the Church’s authority to declare the objective truth of Catholic doctrine
April 24, 2014
Pope John Paul’s major achievement for the Church was to recover Pope John’s original purpose: to “guard” and to teach more efficaciously “the sacred deposit of Christian doctrine”
April 11, 2014
Pope Benedict was no less a pontiff of profound personal humility because he wore red shoes and lived in the papal apartments
April 04, 2014
What we need is an intelligent application of the science of casuistry: after all, we have a Jesuit Pope: Jesuits are supposed to be good at it