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Church History

The World Alexander Made

Early Christianity emerged in a thoroughly Hellenistic context

Dear Cardinal Dolan: Don’t Lose Your Innocents

A young Catholic history buff pleads with the archbishop of New York to save a priceless treasure.

What St. John the Apostle Did When He Met a Fallen Away Christian

He sets a high bar for his successors, the bishops - and shows us all the worth of a lost soul.

The 4 Most Totally Wack Stories from Church History that Actually Happened

From baptism happy hour to fierce public battles over Jesus’ foreskin: yes, this stuff really happened.

What the Jesuits did Next

The last two centuries have seen the papacy and the Jesuits relating in different modes and, period by period, with different levels of affection.

Pope Leo XIII was the First Modern Pope

Understanding the shift from the Counter-Reformation to the New Evangelization

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