Mark Twain and Joan of Arc

Why did the author write about the saint, whose beliefs seemed so contrary to his own?More than a century after his death, Mark Twain (1835-1910), pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemons, remains a controversial figure. Some schools, for…

The high bar of holiness

Recently, Dr. Larry Chapp wrote an article titled "Rejecting the 'cheap Thomism' of revisionist moral theologians." Generally, I find Dr. Chapp's articles to be insightful and well-written. This article follows his recent…

Obituary: Paul William McVey

Paul William McVey, 72, left this world much too soon after a year of battling brain cancer (glioblastoma). He died on July 27e home surrounded by loving family and friends. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on August 13, 1949, to…