Not so fast

There is a solid scriptural basis for why Christians fasted from the very earliest days of the faith.

Amid scandals, a way forward

Any Catholic with even a cursory familiarity with recent news has more than enough information to inspire him to a life of prayer and penance.

Send in the clowns

A good comedian helps an audience to recognize common absurdities, inconsistencies and hypocrisies in any given cultural moment.