Father John McCloskey

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I Burned for Your Peace Book Review
Augustine's Confessions unpacked.

Catholics in America Book Review
Religious identity and cultural assimilation from John Carroll to Flannery O'Connor.

It's Dangerous to Believe Book Review
Religious freedom and its enemies.

Beyond Radical Secularism Book Review
How France and the Christian West should respond to the Islamic challenge.

Catholicism and Evolution Book Review
A history from Darwin to Pope Francis.

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Winning New Converts
As the Catechism reminds us, winning converts to our Faith should be a constant concern for all Catholics: "The true apostle is on the lookout for occasions of announcing Christ by word, either to unbelievers... or to the faithful." How should we go about it?

Spiritual Reading
Despite the lure of secular media, Catholics must spend time reading the Sacred Scriptures and other spiritual classics. Father John explains why we need spiritual reading and offers advice on what and how to read.

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