Read the January issue of our parish paper


The January 2018 issue  of our parish paper is now available on the Congregation of Saint Athanasius’ website here. This issue includes an article and a sermon by Fr. Bradford and articles and writings by noted authors, as well as news and notes for our combined community and congregation, and announcements of upcoming events.

This issue features the following:

  • “Nothing but Euphemisms,” an article by Father Richard Bradford
  • “The Baptism of the Lord,” a sermon by Bishop Peter Elliott from The Oratory Parish Magazine
  • “Human Personhood,” an excerpt of an article by Dr Peter Kreeft from “More Featured Writing” on his website
  • “The Damascus Road” by Father Andrew, S.D.C.
  • “Without the Feeling of Grace,” a sermon by Father Richard Bradford
  • “The Island Prison, Cuba, January 1998,” an excerpt from the newly published book, Lessons in Hope: My Unexpected Life with St John Paul II, by George Weigel

If you signed up to receive Contra Mundum by mail, you should receive your copy soon. You can have the paper mailed to you by sending a message with your address to

You can read recent issues here and all of the issues back to 1998 here.