Our pick of the films of 2017
MercatorNet’s nominations for the best all-round entertainment of the past year
Peace in the womb
Carols outside abortion clinics.
Russia’s population declines once more
And Putin is trying to reverse the drop once more.
Mystery buyer of ‘Salvator Mundi’ revealed: the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia
Will this open up a crack between Christianity and Islam?
Tolkien’s Letters from Father Christmas
A father's remarkable response to his children's Christmas wishes.
Destroying monuments is destroying our history
Iconoclasts in the US and Canada are not the apex of moral perfections
Navigating the ‘post-truth’ world
Can this idea help us to understand debates over same-sex marriage and euthanasia?
Solicitation for surrogacy: the resignation of Trent Franks
Indignation over the forced resignation of the pro-life Congressman is misplaced.
The morality of having children
For the sake of the planet, should we be having fewer kids?
I’m a pediatrician: here’s what I did when a little boy patient said he was a girl
The clinical contradictions of transgenderism.
The reason for the season
Taking Christ out of Christmas makes the holiday literally meaningless.
Reading Matters 2017 Gift List
Our top picks for 2017
Our Lady of Guadalupe: the soul of Mexico
The iconic and mysterious image changed Mexico forever.
Two years of euthanasia in Quebec: the facts
The Canadian province is accelerating past Belgium
Did a Biblical parable inspire Dickens’ Christmas Carol?
Though he disliked organised religion, the creator of Scrooge knew his Scripture.
The History of Mexico: an ideological masterpiece
Diego Rivera's mural tells a Marxist revolutionary tale.
The feminine voice in Reformation music
For women,also, music was a privileged medium for spiritual expression.
Friendship proves crucial to adventure’s success
A boy's own adventure that is hard to put down
We are not nasty people, and my kids will not be taught otherwise
An Aussie mum's view of the legalization of same-sex marriage.
Another reason for millennial women to shun the pill
A new Danish study shows hormonal contraception remains a risk for breast cancer
What if a children’s game became reality?
The Bronte siblings have vivid imaginations.
Same-sex marriage creates more commitment? Wait and see
Australian politicians predict more love and more commitment. Let's measure it.
Did Christians destroy the Classical world?
A new scholarly attack on early Christianity.
The Supreme Court leans toward Masterpiece Cakeshop
Oral arguments suggest conservative justices support the cake baker.
Cosmic Christmas symbolism in the sweltering Southern Hemisphere
The poetry of religious meaning.