Tag Archive for Notre Dame

A lesson for Father McBrien

Professor McBrien, a Notre Dame instructor and priest, is yet another member of the liberal wing of ordained liberation theologists who are seeking to use Catholic magazines – and his status – to desperately shore up Obama’s falling house of cards.


The Discipline of Catholicism

Number of Views :4147Being a Catholic is more than just checking a box on the occasional form. It is more than going to Mass and the occasional trek to the Confessional. Contrary to the attitudes of many self-professed Catholics, it is much more than some sort of ancestral birthright…sorry, ‘Cradle Catholics’. Being Catholic requires contemplation,…


John 15 – A Message of Hope

Number of Views :1495It would be so easy to lay down the burdens that Christians face. To be honest, how many of us were truly, personally effected by the Obama commencement appearance at Notre Dame? In my letters to editors, essays, and discussions I was asked this question often – “Did you even go to…


The Cost of Doing Nothing…

Number of Views :1628The Citizen and his bride were driving to Boston the other day when we heard a commentator share a quote from Edmund Burke.  For those unfamiliar with the gentleman, he was an Irish political theorist, statesman, essayist, orator, and philosopher who lived in the 18th century. As a member of the House…