Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen was the highly popular face of American Catholicism for decades in the Twentieth Century. A cause for sainthood for Archbishop Sheen is currently active with the Vatican. In these highly polarized times, I have found Sheen to be calm, forthright, unstinting in defense of the Catholic …continue reading

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On Thursday, August 19, 2020, detectives arrested a male adult suspect who is believed to have been involved in several incidents of indecent exposure and lewd acts with minors. On May 10, 2020, a social media post of an exposure incident was reported to detectives who immediately began investigating the …continue reading

I suspect, with Professor Allan Bloom, that Plato wrote in The Republic to teach us what “pure justice” might be like in practice, with certain extraordinary consequences in family, property, and state, so that we would not in fact choose it in this life if we could avoid it. — …continue reading