SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
magazine
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.
December 27, 2020
Lord Sacks was able to get a hearing from those who otherwise consider themselves closed to biblical wisdom.
December 26, 2020
Stuart Reid has no desire to flash his “Brexit blue” passport. He wants to be physically and legally part of the most glorious civilisation the world has ever known.
December 16, 2020
The habit of starting celebrations too soon and finishing them too soon is the worst aspect of a secular Christmas. The great thing is to start your own celebrations on Christmas Eve and keep them going right through the Twelve Days.
December 15, 2020
Biden’s relationship with the Church hierarchy has been wounded by his pro-abortion voting record and broader policy stances.
March 12, 2015
A sneak preview of our latest issue
December 04, 2014
The first edition in new format features an exclusive article by Cardinal Pell
November 14, 2014
During our 126 year history, we have always been prepared to move with the times