Daily Archives: 12 October 2008

Every Possible Effort

Two Zenit Saturday comments one last week, and one yesterday take aim at the conservatives’ Annulment Mythology. Good. Money quote: USA Catholics are by description very militant and devout; they generally want to live their lives according to the teachings … Continue reading

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Near Godliness

J. Peter Nixon comes clean on Pope Pius XII, and dotCommonweal enjoys a moderate thread of discussion pro and con. For me it all begs the question: What the heck is a canonized saint? How far do you have to go to … Continue reading

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