SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
French Revolution
March 01, 2021
The failure of the Church to adapt her policies to the new spirit of liberalism, culminating with Pope Pius IX’s condemnation of “progress, liberalism and modern civilisation” in his 1864 Syllabus of Errors, came to be seen by Catholics in in later centuries as paranoid, mistaken, even embarrassing; but the eradication of Christian values among Europeans was to lead in the next century to atrocities far exceeding those of Jacobin France.
November 10, 2017
The devoutly religious Madame Elisabeth was killed in the French Revolution
August 16, 2017
People once again need to rise up like the Vendée Catholics and Royalists, the cardinal added
December 12, 2016
Masterpiece that survived the Reformation is now on display at the British Museum
September 29, 2016
Take a look inside this week's Catholic Herald
July 25, 2016
The cardinal said the devil tries to sow doubt in Catholics' minds about defending human life publicly
March 22, 2016
Jim Malia was inspired by Belloc's outspoken Catholicism
January 02, 2015
Locking up the Pope alienated millions of the faithful and was one of Bonaparte’s most stupid mistakes
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