All posts by Kevin Edward White

Archbishop Naumann: Biden’s Self-Contradictory Catholicism on Abortion Deserves Correction

Archbishop Naumann’s interview comes just weeks after Biden became the second Catholic to serve as U.S. president, with administration officials making a point to emphasize his Mass attendance. Catholic News Agency, February 17, 2021 WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s long... read more

Another Kind of Death Sentence

By Anthony Esolen, Crisis, February 11, 2021 “If you forgive men their trespasses,” says Jesus, “your heavenly Father will also forgive you; but if you do not forgive men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses” (Mt. 6:14-15). In permitting divorced and... read more

The Disappearing Babies

By John M. Grondelski, Crisis, February 11, 2021 On February 3, the Institute for Family Studies (IFS) reported research regarding American birth rates in the decade 2009-19. The results are not good. Even if we take 2008 as a baseline, the ensuing decade showed an implosion in birth rates. If... read more

On Litmus Tests and the Common Good

By Randall Smith, Catholic Thing, February 11, 2021 Bishop Robert W. McElroy of San Diego recently accused “some bishops” of making abortion a “litmus test” for Catholic politicians during the Biden presidency. These bishops, he said, “argue that abortion is not merely a... read more

A strange complaint: Pope Francis’s speech to the Rota

By Charles Collins, Catholic Herald, February 18, 2021 Pope Francis recently lamented the fact that a declaration of matrimonial nullity “is thought of as a cold act, a mere ‘legal decision’.” In an annual address to the Roman Rota — the Vatican court that mostly handles appeals of... read more

Vatican cardinal clashes with German theologian over ‘Eucharistic meal fellowship’

Catholic News Agency, February 10, 2021 Vatican cardinal has responded to a German theologian who criticized him for opposing a proposal for a “Eucharistic meal fellowship” between Catholics and Protestants. Cardinal Kurt Koch, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian... read more

WATCH: GOP is ‘canceling’ conservatives, caving to gays, says pro-family former drag queen

‘Do I think I would be more accepted as an openly gay male in the Republican Party than as a former homosexual transsexual in the Republican Party? Absolutely I do.’ By Doug Mainwaring, LifeSite News, February 10, 2021 DALLAS, Texas, February 10, 2021 (LifeSiteNews) — A former... read more

Mary Hasson: Parents & Pastors, Wake Up

Mary Hasson of Catholic Women's Forum: Parents and churches must wake up to the gender ideology threat By Rod Dreher, American Conservative, February 9, 2021|2:19 PMThe journalist Abigail Shrier has a new Substack column out in which an anonymous source — a former Planned Parenthood worker... read more

TIME admits ‘conspiracy’ of a ‘cabal of powerful people’ heavily influenced last election

Leftist author and journalist Molly Ball chronicles ‘the inside story of the conspiracy to save the 2020 election,’ which involved an array of political, labor, activist and business groups working in coordination. By Patrick DeLaney, Lifesite News, Tue Feb 9, 2021 February 9, 2021... read more

Did ‘The Roman Catholic Church’ Unjustly Collect Federal Aid? AP Story Misrepresents Church Finances, Expert Says

The CARES Act, passed in March 2020, initially authorized some $350 billion in loans to small businesses, known as the Paycheck Protection Program, which was intended to allow them to continue to pay their employees. National Catholic Register, February 5, 2021 WASHINGTON — A February 4... read more

True Populism is Pro-Family

By Helen Roy, Salvo, February 3, 2021 Hungary’s model shows how it’s done. Things are looking up for the Hungarian people. Over the past ten years, the country has adopted a body of policies to promote a traditional conception of family life, relieve the economic pressures on young... read more

Wisconsin Governor vetoes COVID bill with religious protections

Biden’s intersectional policies are incoherent

Bridgeport’s Bishop Caggiano named next Legatus head chaplain


Vatican Changing Ash Wednesday in response to pandemic

Two More States Move to Protect Girls’ Sports