Skip to main content

Prime Matters Homepage

Awakening the Catholic
Imaginative Vision.

Prime Insights
Mosaic

Giacomo Leopardi’s Alla Sua Donna

Prime Matters
Learn more about Giacomo Leopardi’s Alla Sua Donna
What We Want to See versus Reality

Weekly Update

The uproar around the Alabama Supreme Court decision handed down earlier this month, which defined human embryos as human beings, is only getting louder.

Learn more about Weekly Update
Foundations
Caravaggio's "Conversion of Saint Paul"

The Call to Conversion

God loves us in the midst of whatever our sins or imperfections may be, and he does not withhold his love from us. It is precisely from this love that the call to conversion arises.

Learn more about The Call to Conversion
Queen of Peace Statue at St. Mary Major Basilica

Enrichment

In the Basilica of St. Mary Major in Rome, Mary, Queen of Peace, is depicted beckoning out to the world, "Basta! Enough! Stop the violence and war!"

Learn more about Enrichment
The First Draught | Subscribe now to get the best of Prime Matters

Subscribe to The First Draught and get the best of Prime Matters sent to your email, every week.

Perspectives
Prime Matters: The First Draught Logo
Encounter the perennial truths of the faith as they are applied to particular questions of life, education, and professional disciplines.
The Library of Trinity College Dublin
Commentary

Christians (and Pharisees) at a University

Msgr. James P. Shea
President, University of Mary
Learn more about Christians (and Pharisees) at a University
Jesus is not weak. Jesus is the one who assailed the strong man, as he puts it in the Gospels, and he has taken on the enemy and won. He’s the one who is calling you to follow him.
Rev. John Riccardo Executive Director, ACTS XXIX
Mosaic
Prime Insights

Giacomo Leopardi’s Alla Sua Donna

Prime Matters
Learn more about Giacomo Leopardi’s Alla Sua Donna
Open church door
Prime Insights

An Anniversary Year for Evangelization

Prime Matters
Learn more about An Anniversary Year for Evangelization
The Vatican
Prime Insights

Understanding the Synod

Prime Matters
Learn more about Understanding the Synod
Foundations
Investigate the first and foundational principles of the Catholic imaginative vision.
Current Theme Matters of Belief
Raphael's "The Conversion of the Proconsul"

The Point of Apologetics

The point of apologetics is not the mere winning of arguments; instead, it is meant to show the reasonableness of the Gospel, clearing away obstacles to an authentic encounter with Christ.

Learn more about The Point of Apologetics
Raphael's "Transfiguration"

Christianity as a Revealed Religion

Learn more about Christianity as a Revealed Religion
Raphael's "Ezekiel's Vision"

The Importance of Mystery in Christian Belief

Learn more about The Importance of Mystery in Christian Belief
Awaken Your Inbox.

Subscribe to The First Draught and get the best of Prime Matters sent to your email, every week.