Latest Writings:

"Restoring Faith in Reason amidst Skepticism, Doubt, and Fake News" Catholic World Report, November 11, 2022

"Catholics at the MidtermsThe Catholic Thing, November 8, 2022

"Religion For and Against AmericaThe Catholic Thing, October 22, 2022

"Religion, 'Presentism,' and the Problem of the FutureCatholic World Report, September 28, 2022

"Conceived to Die? Abortion and 'Medically Futile Pregnancies'The Catholic Thing, September 27, 2022


"Pro-Life Legislation and the Pain of CompromiseCatholic World Report, August 30, 2022.

"Forming 'Warriors and Adventurers' for ChristThe Catholic Thing, August 18, 2022.

"Two Diseases, One JudgmentCatholic World Report, July 25, 2022

"Don't Criminalize Women for AbortionThe Catholic Thing, July 21, 2022

"An Infinity of ImperfectionsThe University Bookman, July 18, 2022

"Infallibility: An Antidote to Intellectual MadnessThe Catholic Thing, June 25, 2022

"The Promise and Perils of a Post-Roe AmericaCatholic World Report, June 24, 2022

"Criminalizing Abortion: A Thought ExperimentCatholic World Report, June 17, 2022

"Eschatology, Not UtopiaThe Catholic Thing, June 7, 2022

"Does 'Pro-Life' mean 'Anti-Gun'?Catholic World Report, June 1, 2022

"Guerilla EvangelizationThe Catholic Thing, May 15, 2022

"Gift, Response, Community: A Letter to Parents about BaptismCatholic World Report, May 11, 2022

"Vatican II's Most Harrowing LineThe Catholic Thing, April 11, 2022

"Along the Route of Holy WeekCatholic World Report, April 10, 2022

"A Year with 'The Bible in a Year Podcast'" Catholic World Report, March 27, 2022

"The Hope of Lent" The Catholic Thing, March 12, 2022

"Back to the Pro-Life FutureThe University Bookman, March 6, 2022

Tribute to Gerald J. Russello (1971-2021) The University Bookman

"Bonagura's Catechism" (Review of Staying with the Catholic ChurchThe Catholic Thing

Writings on Education:

"What's 12 x 11? Um, Let Me Google That" The Wall Street Journal

"Common Core's Newer Math" National Review Online

"Common Core Is Not Catholic Education" The Catholic Thing

"Saving Catholic SchoolsThe Catholic Thing

"The Sword of Education" The University Bookman

Writings on Catholic Faith and Culture

"Was Virgil Catholic?" America

"The Heresy of Good Personism" The Catholic Thing

"The Heresy of the Two Testament GodThe Catholic Thing

"When Prayers Go UnansweredThe Catholic Thing

"Hell -- And VocationsThe Catholic Thing

"From Death to Life" First Things

"Saving Catholic SchoolsThe Catholic Thing

"Transforming Catholic SchoolsThe Catholic Thing

"Can We 'Identify as Catholic'?Catholic World Report

"When 'Consent' and 'Control' Replace Morals and VirtuesThe Catholic Thing

"The Sexual Revolution and the Fall of 'Roe'The Catholic Thing

"The Implicit Faith of 'Follow the Science'Catholic World Report

"Instagram and IconsThe Catholic Thing

"Why St. Joseph Is the Patron of Those Who Work at HomeAleteia

Letter to the Editor against Roe v. Wade, The New York Times, January 15, 2022