The Tradinista Project: A Brief History

A Brief History of Recent Catholic Political Discourse In the United States, 2016 A.D. was a dramatic year in political history, with a surge of socialist organizing around the Democratic Primary bid of Senator Bernie Sanders and the unexpected election of President Donald Trump. It was also the year when a group of Catholics made … Continue reading The Tradinista Project: A Brief History

The Magisterial Sources of the Tradinista! Manifesto: Part I

The following article was published on 19 October 2016 by the "Tradinista Collective." It has been republished on Tradistae not as a full endorsement of its ideas but to provide an archive of the Tradinista project. The related manifesto is here. The second part is here.  The Magisterial Sources of the Tradinista! Manifesto: Part I Introduction … Continue reading The Magisterial Sources of the Tradinista! Manifesto: Part I

The Magisterial Sources of the Tradinista! Manifesto: Part II

The following manifesto was published on 14 November 2016 by the "Tradinista Collective." It has been republished on Tradistae not as a full endorsement of its ideas but to provide an archive of the Tradinista project. The related manifesto is here. The first part can be found here. The Magisterial Sources of the Tradinista! Manifesto: Part II … Continue reading The Magisterial Sources of the Tradinista! Manifesto: Part II

An Exegesis on Abraham and Lot: Communities of Virtue

The next morning Abraham hurried to the place where he had stood before the Lord. As he looked down toward Sodom and Gomorrah and the whole region of the Plain, he saw smoke over the land rising like the smoke from a furnace. —Genesis 19:27-28   A commenter recently suggested fleeing the corruption of the Church as Lot … Continue reading An Exegesis on Abraham and Lot: Communities of Virtue