Pursuing the parochial truth: Dominican University (River Forest, IL)…

  “Inspired minds. Amazing possibilities.” That’s the tagline for the Dominican University (River Forest, Illinois) website for this Dominican institution of higher education which advertises its mission using the following descriptor: As a Sinsinawa Dominican-sponsored institution, Dominican University prepares students to

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Fortnight For Freedom 2015

  As in years past, The American Catholic will take part in The Fortnight Freedom proclaimed by the USCCB:     The Fortnight for Freedom: Freedom to Bear Witness will take place from June 21 to July 4, 2015, a

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PopeWatch: Reading the Green Encyclical

    From the only reliable source of Catholic news on the net, Eye of the Tiber:     Catholic blogger Dermot McHenry, who wrote a scornful attack on Laudato Si yesterday, reported this morning that he was now about

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Pollution

  Something for the weekend.  In honor of the Green Encyclical, a bit of Tom Lehrer.  Living through the Sixties when I was a kid was bad enough.  Little did I know that I would have the “joy” of reliving

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