Daily Archives: 22 October 2008


For the first time in my life or ministry, I’m associated with a parish under the patronage of a doctor of the Church. My graduate school is my only other doctor/patron/community. All the talk earlier today about Cardinal Newman being named a … Continue reading

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Doctor Newman, I Presume?

The headline of the Zenit story caught my eye. Father Ian Ker, interviewee, the good: Newman is more than simply a very learned and clever thinker. Indeed, it has been said that he took over where St Bernard left off. … Continue reading

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