causality

On Being and Becoming Human

Human experimentation is being widely conducted today both in the narrow, scientific sense, such as in the CRISPR gene editing program, and in the broader,

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mercy, garden

Post-Abortion Hindsight

Healing for the post-abortive takes time and we can’t possibly bear it too quickly. I’ve heard people say hindsight is 20/20. No one would argue

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pope, john paul ii

The I’d Rather Syndrome

As the alarm goes off on Monday morning, the first thought in my head is “I’d rather sleep some more.” This week I’ve really struggled

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mercy

Spiritual Warfare

I am returning after four months of what turned out to be spiritual warfare to continue my monthly column for Catholic Stand. I am very

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The Habit of Virtue

For twenty years of my life – from age seventeen to thirty-seven – I struggled with an addiction to nicotine. It was an on-again, off-again

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