Friday, November 16, 2018
, Joseph Bessette, Michael Pakaluk, and Fr. Brian Harrison comment on Steven Long’s on capital punishment and the change to the catechism, and Long responds.
Parkland shooter suspect Nikolas Cruz , illustrating the continuing danger murderers pose even after incarceration.
In the October 2018 issue of the magazine Fr. Norman says that he is “prudentially opposed” to the death penalty, yet still judges that:, Fr. Richard Norman reviews .
Thursday, November 8, 2018
At the National Catholic Register, Edward Pentin recently interviewed philosopher Thomas Pink on the subject of the failure of the Church’s leaders to teach and defend her doctrines. (The interview is in two parts, and .) Pink is interesting and insightful as always, and in general I agree with the substance of his analysis. However, it seems to me that the way he expresses his main point is potentially misleading and could needlessly open him up to unfair criticism.