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Myth-History and Real History by Philip Jenkins. Over the past few weeks, I have been posting about the Book of Mormon, and you can check out those various items as you wish. Not surprisingly, my posts called forth a sizable […]


Wanted: A Theology of Atheism by Molly Worthen. One Sunday last month, I walked into an auditorium past greeters and a table loaded with coffee, fruit and cookies. Onstage two young men tuned their guitars. A blank screen hung down, […]


Why Our Children Don’t Think There Are Moral Facts by Justin P. McBrayer. What would you say if you found out that our public schools were teaching children that it is not true that it’s wrong to kill people for […]

Not Brave

Bruce Jenner Is Not Brave by Nicole Russell. It’s hard to decide what’s more frustrating about Bruce Jenner’s decision play-act a woman named Caitlyn: that we’re all supposed to ooh and aww over his new feminine face or curvy breasts […]


Catholicism, Capitalism, and Caritas: The Continuing Legacy of Michael Novak by Nathaniel Peters. In a time of intense debate about global capitalism and the power of economic elites, Michael Novak’s work is essential reading for those who seek to work […]