Columnists
Emily C. Hurt

On Bodies, Relics, and Canonization

Or: “Why We Need to Stop Fighting over Venerable Sheen’s Body” What would Venerable Sheen say about the public debate over the progression of his

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Columnists
Emily C. Hurt

“The Heresy of Action”

“Sorry, but I don’t eat meat on Friday; I’m Catholic.” How easily and glibly these words can slip out of our mouths! Is “I’m Catholic’ just

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Columnists
Emily C. Hurt

Why Fulton Sheen? Why Now?

Today is a very exciting day for all those who love Venerable Archbishop Fulton Sheen. The Archbishop Fulton John Sheen Foundation’s press release says: The seven-member

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Books
Emily C. Hurt

Is Water Boring?

“Water is so ordinary it’s boring.” I said that the other day. I was tired of hearing the refrain from “Bring Me Little Water, Sylvie,”

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Columnists
Emily C. Hurt

Only After Good Friday…

…do we celebrate Easter Sunday. This always has to come before, and is always followed by Have you ever stopped to consider the fact that

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Sic Transit Gloria Mundi

HABEMUS PAPAM!  God Bless Pope Francis! “So passes the glory of the world.” I was watching EWTN’s coverage of the sfumata and the announcement that we once

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Christmas Isn’t Over Yet!

To our modern, secular society, Christmas is over. People put the tree up the day after Thanksgiving, go to Christmas parties well before December 25th,

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