Category Archives: In the Public Square

Stoic Lies and Assisted Suicide

Frequently, I find immediate connections between readings and discussions of great authors and contemporary issues. In our last CIT webinar discussion, we considered St. Augustine’s analysis of all the views held by philosophers about happiness. St. Augustine points to one … Continue reading

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Keeping Life on People’s Minds

Yesterday our pro-life Rosary group was approached by a young woman who came to ask us why we always prayed in front of the Planned Parenthood clinic.  She was indignant, but she wanted to give us a fair chance to … Continue reading

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Joyful Weddings

This is the season of weddings for my wife and me, beginning with our oldest son’s, and including those of our god-daughter, children of life-long friends, and former students.  There is nothing like celebrating a wedding when you are full … Continue reading

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