“Twelve Ways of Looking at a Saint”: Review of "A Human Harp of Many Chords"

 Austin Walker is the Assistant Director at the Lumen Christi Institute, and he is preparing a dissertation on Newman's political philosophy at the University of Chicago's Committee on Social Thought. Recently, a friend and I realized over a beer that we did not know what a good confession looked like. We had seen good (and bad) Masses; we had...
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Review: Paraclete Essentials Releases Edition of Newman's "Meditations and Devotions"

In a letter from 1863 to his sister Jemima, John Henry Newman remarked that "a man's life lies in his letters." Equally revealing, perhaps—at least in Newman's case—are the prayers that he composed and recited. While Newman's extensive correspondence with friends and family provide a fascinating glimpse into his closest earthly relationships, his d...
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