Stephen P. White Publications

Our Only Option

Ethika Politika | Published on March 18, 2014

By Stephen P. White

The Catholic Church’s defense of freedom has always been a two-front war: the defense of freedom against totalitarianism was largely successful, but the defense of freedom against liberalism and relativism still hangs in the balance.

The Francis Revolution

New York Daily News | Published on January 19, 2014

By Stephen P. White

Pope Francis is willing to risk raising an occasional ruckus if it means that the heart of the Church’s message gets heard.

The Bishops and Obamacare

CatholicVote | Published on December 4, 2013

By Stephen P. White

Opposition to Obamacare was, and remains, opposition to a bad law, not to the benevolent motives of the law’s supporters.

The Pope’s Priorities: An Opportunity for Evangelical Clarity

America Magazine | Published on September 26, 2013

By Stephen P. White

Those who would defend the church’s moral teachings—on “those issues” and all the rest—would do well to proclaim, first and above all else, the love of God in the person of Jesus Christ.

The Unbelievably Small War

National Review Online | Published on September 9, 2013

By Stephen P. White

It would be terrible to put our troops in harm’s way with no clear objective; it would be far worse to ask them to kill in an unjustified war.