George Weigel Publications

Images of the Priest in the Life and Thought of John Paul II

Homiletic & Pastoral Review | Published on April 23, 2014

By George Weigel

In the final months of Pope John Paul II’s, what the world saw–and what the Church lived through–was a manifestation of the pope’s priesthood.

Interview: A Tale of Two Saints

National Review Online | Published on April 24, 2014

By George Weigel

George Weigel recently discussed the forthcoming canonization of two Popes with Kathryn Jean Lopez of National Review.

John XXIII and John Paul II

The Catholic Difference | Published on April 23, 2014

By George Weigel

By canonizing John XXIII and John Paul II together, Pope Francis is suggesting they are the twin bookends of the Second Vatican Council.

A Soul for All Seasons

The Wall Street Journal | Published on April 22, 2014

By George Weigel

Pope John Paul II, who will be canonized April 27, discerned possibilities when others saw only barriers.

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.