Monthly Archive: December 2015

Joyful all ye nations rise!

During Christmastide, our attention is largely focused on the coming of Our Savior – the Incarnation and the Nativity of Our Lord – the birth of Him who was born to die. This, of course, is rather fitting as these concrete historical events …

Blessed Christmas!

Between being on the run for much of the day and some frustrating internet connectivity issues, I wasn’t able to say as much on the First Day of Christmas, but better late than never: I carried your intentions in a particular way to …

The “kerygmatic” deception

The Catholic Church in our day is in the midst of a terrible crisis; a veritable apostasy as evidenced by the religious indifferentism, anthropocentrism, and hostility for Christian doctrine that is all-too-often promoted even from the highest places in Rome. Many are asking, …

The Environmentalist Paradox

Rorate Caeli recently posted a thought provoking piece by Professor Roberto de Mattei about the laser light show desecration of St. Peter’s Basilica that took place on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception; an event sanctioned by the world renowned author of the …

Our Lady of Liberty

Please join me in welcoming Stephen Kokx as a Guest Contributor to akaCatholic with this, his inaugural post. (There is a brief bio of Stephen at the end of the article.) Stepehen and I first came into contact with one another back in …