Commentary by Fr. Dwight Longenecker

What I Tell My Altar Servers
Unless you become like a little child, you cannot enter the kingdom of heaven.

The Cheerful Exorcist
The proper response to demonic possession is not to sensationalize it.

Astrophysics and Metaphysics
We are to be down to earth because earth is our home.

Three Wise Men
Leading the people of Israel out of bondage to the Promised Land.

The Anglican Three Ring Circus
Diverse Anglican communion is bewildering, fascinating, and entertaining.

What St. Benedict Can Teach You About Business
We'd be wise to imitate the Benedictine way of life.

The Practical Power of Personal Piety
That from those to whom much was given, much would be required.

In Praise of Patriarchy
The case against the feminist theologians who wish to get rid of patriarchy.

Contraception and the Vocations Crisis
Contraceptive culture has affected the vocations question in powerful ways.

Welcoming the Anglicans
A Conversation with Monsignor William Stetson

A Bridge Across the Tiber
Anglicans will be able to come into full communion with the Holy See.

The Anglican Right
Who's in and who's out?

The Prophet of the Future
We should be prepared to develop Benedict's mentality...

Laughing with Chesterton
The capacity to wake us up with wordplay...

Marriage in the Public Eye
Not only involves the whole community, but the whole communion of saints.

The Practical Power of Public Prayer
Confirms an underlying shared belief system that binds society together.

Heretical Times
Good, solid, reliable history written in a no-nonsense style.

American Anti-Catholicism
We need to be open-minded and work together in the fight for a culture of life.

Newman in the Lion's Den
Statistics show us that defiant Catholics sealed Obama's victory.

The Fall of the Wall
Government bailout is a stalling tactic that has little more than a cosmetic effect.

Why Abortion and the Iraq War Are Not Equivalent
The sheer number deaths...are not morally equivalent.

Jigsaw Puzzle Ecumenism
Less like a corporate merger and far more like assembling a jigsaw puzzle.

Quo Vadis Canterbury?
The Anglican Communion is splitting up.

Tolkien's 'No' to Narnia
Did Tolkien feel that Lewis was borrowing ideas from him and vulgarizing them?

The Epidemic of School Sex Abuse
School districts regularly sweep the problem under the carpet.

Our Moral Morass
What is an ordinary Christian supposed to do?

Symbols and Systems - Why Catholics and Protestants Don't See Eye to Eye
Only when we understand what truly separates us will we be able to work together.

What in the Liturgy Is Going On?
Benedict wants to remind us of our high and heavenly calling.

Teaching Teens - The Risk of Education
Msgr. Giussani's principles give a dynamic guiding principle to Catholic education.

The Anglican Rite
Encourage Christians who are separated from full communion to "come home."