The Gregorian Institute Shield, composed of the crossed gold and silver keys of the Papal Insignia, an open book with the words 'Via Veritas Vita' ('The Way, the Truth, and the Life') written on its pages, three golden six-sided stars on a red banner, and a Germanic cross.

at BENEDICTINE COLLEGE

Pope Francis’ Dream for Europe

On Friday, May 6, Pope Francis delivered what is now being called his “I Have A Dream” speech in acceptance of the Charlemagne Prize, awarded to him for his work for the [Read More...]

When Celebrities Win Elections

As the race boiled down last week to Trump versus Hillary, Megan McArdle said one of those obvious things that you never notice until someone says it. How to explain the Trump [Read More...]

Politics and the Four Sins that Cry Out to Heaven

The Catechism lists four “sins that cry out to heaven” and it is a startling list if you think of it in terms of our political divisions. It is straight out of America’s culture [Read More...]

Holy Week: Hope in an Election Year

It is Holy Week at last, and boy do we need it. Holy Week does one thing better than any other event each year: It describes what hope looks like in the [Read More...]

Face It: We Raised Trump and Sanders Voters

Why do so many Americans like hyper-capitalist Donald Trump and Socialist Bernie Sanders? Because these men are everything we have been taught to like. We human beings tend to flatter ourselves. With each new generation [Read More...]