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A Resolution of Good

I am viewing the events in Boston through old-fashioned glasses because this helps me to pick out what is good. When I go to the comboxes on news reports and ...

The Peace of Pope Francis

Second thoughts are wisest, except in matters of conscience, as Newman said, and, as a tautology, for first impressions. So here are the wisest thoughts I can muster on having ...
Politics & Policy

Doing Away with God

When U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft stepped down from office in November 2004, he wrote a “Letter to the American People” which was intended, appropriately enough, given the occasion, as ...