Tag Archives: Catholic World Report

patience, perseverance, self-discipline, the willingness to take a risk

Today,  K . V. Turley interviews Catholic writer Fiorella De Maria, “If a writer focuses on the art of storytelling whilst commending everything he writes to the Glory of God, the vocation of the writer – to embrace the paradox … Continue reading

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Only the breadth of his subject matter matched his prodigious output

K. V. Turley returns to an old master – Hilaire Belloc. In these days of confusion, when good is lambasted and evil celebrated, the past is being rewritten. Nowhere is this more marked than in the recent inversion of English … Continue reading

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prayer is absolutely fundamental

This might have been just a good interview, but the Q and A I have quoted below make it an essential one. K. V. Turley interviews Michael D. O’Brien for Catholic World Report. Michael D. O’Brien has been working as an … Continue reading

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someone reported “him” to the police as a vagrant

The “Homeless Jesus” statue and the New Evangelisation (Catholic World Report) K. V. Turley LCWC on a statue that is not what it seems… or is it? Occasionally an artist emerges who is very much of his time and whose … Continue reading

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saints rarely live alone

K. V. Turley reviews Antonio Tripodoro SJ’s book Saint Giuseppe Moscati: Doctor of the Poor at Catholic World Report. On April 14, 1927, the following passage appeared in the newspaper Il Mattino: On few occasions has Naples witnessed a spectacle … Continue reading

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The Chesterquist

G. K. Chesterton is a man for the ages and Dale Ahlquist is a man for bringing him to the ages. K. V. Turley finds out more.. Dale Ahlquist is President of the American Chesterton Society, and publisher of its flagship … Continue reading

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Such dark forces

Catholic World Report K. V. Turley reviews a thought-provoking and disturbing film. In the burning desert heat, there stands a man dressed all in black. His face is hidden. In his hand, he holds a blade. Kneeling beside him, dressed … Continue reading

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