Gennarini, Archer and Shea

  Faithful readers of this blog will recall the interview that Stefano Gennarini conducted with Archbishop Marcelo Sanchez Sorondo, go here to read all about it.  The interview has developed into a larger controversy following a First Things article by

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PopeWatch: Good Vibrations

  Hmmm:   Pope Francis hopes people wish him well, no matter what they believe. The head of the Catholic Church often asks people to pray for him, but he offered an alternative on Sunday, “Pray for me, and if

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Death of William Quantrill

  Doubtless “Captain” William Quantrill would have stood trial for the many crimes he and his partisan bands committed during the War, if he had not died on June 6, 1865.  In the spring of 1865 he had led a series

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