The Lamp is a bi-monthly (that is, published every other month) lay-edited journal of Catholic letters. We seek with in-depth reporting, incisive commentary, and coverage of books and the arts to bring readers a perspective that is not offered by any other generally circulated magazine in the English-speaking world — namely, that of consistent, undiluted Catholic orthodoxy. Find out more
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Corpus Christi 2021
Our sixth issue includes Giorgio Agamben on medical religion, Josh Craddock on the Fourteenth Amendment, Sam Kriss on screens, Edmund Waldstein on Pope Benedict XVI, and Jaspreet Singh Boparai on Joseph de Maistre, plus contributions from Jamie McGowan, Brett Kostrzewski, Nic Rowan, Michael Brendan Dougherty, Jake Neu, Adriana Watkins, John Wilson, and others.
The Medical Religion
The new religion offers no prospect of salvation or redemption.
Letter to a Friend
On the need to sing and keep going.
The Herbert McCabe I Knew
A reminiscence of the storied Dominican theologian.
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