Author: Mike Lewis

Mary, Full of Grace

Today was the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, and Pope Francis made a surprise visit to Rome’s Spanish Steps to venerate an outdoor statue of the Blessed Mother. NCR’s Christopher White reports: For two years running, the Vatican has canceled...

Mary, Full of Grace

Pope Francis on Evangelization and Christian Unity

As many of our readers know, Pope Francis has been in the middle of an Apostolic Visitation to Greece and Cyprus. I apologize for not discussing it here sooner, but I finally got caught up on his speeches and homilies...

Pope Francis on Evangelization and Christian Unity

Want to understand synodality? Look to Africa

In the week following the USCCB’s General Assembly in Baltimore, during which the bishops promoted their “Eucharistic Revival” and finally passed their long-anticipated and much-debated document on Eucharistic coherence, the Latin American Bishops’ Conference (CELAM) held an unprecedented ecclesial assembly...

Want to understand synodality? Look to Africa

Coming Soon: Field Hospital Podcast

I am thrilled to share the news that beginning this February, Jeannie Gaffigan and I will be co-hosting a new podcast produced by U.S. Catholic magazine. The official announcement was sent out last night to the U.S. Catholic mailing list....

Coming Soon: Field Hospital Podcast

Support WPI on Giving Tuesday

Thank you for supporting Where Peter Is. As you know, we provide our content for free, we keep the site ad-free, and we try not to bombard you with requests for donations. But, sadly, running and maintaining this site is...

Support WPI on Giving Tuesday

Prayers to Saint Joseph

After finishing his catechesis on St. Paul’s Letter to the Galatians earlier this month, Pope Francis began a new catechesis on St Joseph, in honor of the Year of St. Joseph. In the last two weeks, Francis concluded his audience...

Prayers to Saint Joseph

The Godfather of Reactionary Priests

Today’s lineup of outspoken reactionary US Catholics priests with extremist, conspiratorial, and inflammatory messages (examples include Frs. Altman, Nix, Heilman, Pavone, Zuhlsdorf, Murray, Ripperger, Msgr. George Rutler, and Bishop Joseph Strickland), as well as their even more bombastic lay counterparts...

The Godfather of Reactionary Priests

What happened to Jim Caviezel?

Where Peter Is · What Happened To Jim Caviezel? I know it’s been a while since we’ve done a podcast, but we hope it’s been worth the wait. Recently, I got together with Jeannie Gaffigan and David Lafferty to talk...

What happened to Jim Caviezel?

Victory is near

A reflection on the readings for Sunday, November 14, 2021 — The Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time [Editor’s note: due to changes in schedule for our Sunday reflection contributors, we were left without an reflection today. For that reason, we’re sharing the...

Victory is near