George Weigel Publications

Easter with Flannery O’Connor

The Catholic Difference | Published on April 16, 2014

By George Weigel

Flannery O’Connor was an exceptionally gifted apologist whose insights about the modern world and the mysteries of redemption remain as relevant as ever.

Easter Glory in a Roman Jewel Box

The Catholic Difference | Published on April 9, 2014

By George Weigel

Rome’s church of St. Praxedes is a hidden jewel of church architecture and design, created in honor of the early Roman martyrs.

POTUS and the Pope

National Review Online | Published on April 3, 2014

By George Weigel

The President’s recent visit to the Vatican was viewed–and portrayed–somewhat differently by the White House and the Holy See.

God and Freedom

The Catholic Difference | Published on April 2, 2014

By George Weigel

In a lecture given this past December, Rémi Brague exploded the myth that the God of the Bible is the enemy of human freedom.

Lent: The Annual Catechumenate

The Catholic Difference | Published on March 26, 2014

By George Weigel

Lent prepares us to be missionary disciples who can display the divine mercy because we have known it in our lives.