Chronicles Magazine Religion

  • VIEWS

    Rending the Seamless Garment

    People often ask me, “What is wrong with our priests?” or “Why don’t our bishops say more about abortion? They seem to have no trouble whatsoever speaking out quite freely when it comes to war or capital punishment.”

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  • VIEWS

    Hating Babies, Hating God

    When I sat down to write this article, Google reminded me that, when it comes to the issue of contraception, the stakes are very high. To check the date of publication of Dr. Charles Provan’s important work The Bible and Birth Control,...

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  • Perspective

    Imitation of Life

    Pagans and Christians alike instinctively sense there is a kind of immortality offered by children, who carry on their parents’ lives (or genomes, if you prefer more scientific language) into the future.

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