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Moral Theologian Pia de Solenni Named Chancellor of Diocese of Orange

By CNA/EWTN News | ORANGE, Calif.— Moral theologian and cultural analyst Pia de Solenni has been appointed chancellor for the Diocese of Orange in California, effective Aug. 28. “Pia is an inspirational...

Letters 08.20.17

By The Editors | ISIS’ Jizya Ploy The Register published an otherwise excellent editorial on the need to support Iraq’s Christians: “Rebuilding Nineveh” (July 23 issue). Yet it got a critical point very wrong: Iraq’s...

Richmond’s Bishop DiLorenzo Passes Away at Age 75

By CNA/EWTN News | RICHMOND, Va. — Bishop Francis Xavier DiLorenzo of Richmond has passed away at the age of 75. “Please pray for the repose of the soul of Bishop DiLorenzo, for his family and friends, and...

SDG Reviews ‘Detroit’

By Steven D. Greydanus | Kathryn Bigelow’s Detroit has an important story to tell, but what story is it? An animated prologue, with intertitles over images from African-American expressionist Jacob...

Why We Should Be Compassionate Toward Atheists

By John Clark |  Dr. Thomas Nagel, professor of philosophy at New York University, wrote in his 1997 book, The Last Word: I want atheism to be true and am made uneasy by the fact that some of the most intelligent and...

How to Respond to God’s ‘No’

By Tom Hoopes | Sunday, Aug. 20, is the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A). Mass Readings: Isaiah 56:1, 6-7; Psalm 67:2-3, 5-6, 8; Romans 11:13-15, 29-32; Matthew 15:21-28 Everyone has experienced it:...

Peter, Francis, Jesus and Us

By Tom Hoopes | Sunday, Aug. 27, is the 21st  Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A). Mass Readings: Isaiah 22:19-23; Psalm 138:1-3, 6, 8; Romans 11:33-36; Matthew 16:13-20 What must the other apostles have...

TV Picks 08.20.17

By Daniel J. Engler | MONDAY, Aug. 21 Total Eclipse of the Sun MANY NETWORKS Between 1:20pm and 2:50pm today, a total eclipse of the sun will cross the United States in a narrow path from Oregon to...

Home Video Picks & Passes 08.20.17

By Steven D. Greydanus | The Case for Christ (2017) — PICK Lee Strobel’s conversion story, popularized in his memoir / apologetics book of the same name, comes to home video in Pure Flix’s The...

Southern Lights

By Michael Warsaw | Our page-one story on the new Cathedral of the Holy Name of Jesus in Raleigh, North Carolina, is notable in several ways, but I particularly want to call your attention to the way it...