Manners, Customs, Clothing
The History of the Tie
Fashion, the necktie and the Revolution
The Habit and the Monk
A man's clothing should reflect his profession & state of life
Are Culottes Revolutionary?
Their unusual history and how & why they were adopted by women
Returning to Old Ways of Staying Warm
An experiment leads a couple to medieval dress for winter warmth
Clothing for Men & Clothing for Children
The casual dress of the modern 'big boy'
Clothing, the Mirror of an Epoch
Men's attire reflects the values of the whole society
What about Krampus Night?
The revived Alpine Christmas custom takes a pagan Satanic turn
The Problematic Hospital Gown
Yes, there are alternatives for the scanty standard gown
Catholic Imagery in Today’s Fashions
The impact of modern fashion on the Catholic Faith
Targeting Our Teens - 1
Moral vs. amoral fashions
Targeting Our Teens - 2
The price paid for permissiveness
What about Short Hair for Women?
When the trend started and what its revolutionary purpose is
The Tired Argument against Aristocracy
School uniforms promote healthy diversity and individuality
What Happened to the Titles Mr. and Mrs.?
The counter-revolutionary duty to retain titles of respect & courtesy
Mexican Customs & Manners in the U.S.
Following good protocol makes family life serene and Catholic
How tennis shoes are being imposed on society
A Courtesy Born of Charity
A whole doctrine of nobility of soul expressed in the
The Surrender of Breda
Modesty in Dress at Church
A 'gentle reminder' to the congregation with guidelines from Card. Sbaretti
The Resurgence of the Curtsy
How to curtsy gracefully and when to do so
‘Everything Is Reflected in the Eyes’
Analyzing the gazes of Dom Guéranger and St. Philip Neri
Who Is the Tyrant?
Catholics who supposedly set puritannical standards of dress
No to Rodeo Girls, Yes to
A charming mix of skillful riding and feminine grace
Immodest Trends in Maternity Wear
The duty to oppose the shameless new fashions
Sunday in Austria, Russia and the United States
The Story of the Trapp Family Singers
Why Not a Handkerchief?
Please ignore Sebelius' order to sneeze into your sleeve
Refinement and Sanctity
Good treatment and excellent manners come from Catholic virtue
Questions on Bridal Wear
Countering modern trends in wedding gowns
Please Say Children, Not Kids
Don't make concessions to revolutionary slang
The Debutante Ball in Laredo
The charm and prestige of tradition at the Martha Washington Ball
Blasphemy against the Most Holy Virgin Mary
In the Spring 2007 fashion collection by Gaultier
The Importance of the Greeting
The proper greeting when meeting friends in the street or workplace
Why Do Only Women Have to Dress Well?
A man's clothing should reflect his profession and dignity
Dressing Well: Vanity or Virtue?
A false virtue can lead us to dirtiness and barbarism
Tradition, Stagnation and Progress
What is the value of the customs received from our ancestors?
Imitation of Christ
Collection: A Subversive Message in Fashion
The new collection promotes a communist way of dressing
Why Are These Girls Screaming?
The hysteria for rock stars is now found in papal audiences
You should eat with civility, and not like a hippy
Manners Make Life Easier
Understand the meaning of manners and have a more bearable life
Is Being Frank Always Advisable?
"Saying the truth" alienates friends and relatives more than you imagine
Courtesy: An Essential Element of the Catholic Home
On courtesy and etiquette for children and adults
Questions and Answers on Fashion in Women's Clothing
What is the Catholic position regarding the "evolving" fashions?
Language is the Dress of Thought
George Washington and good manners
Styles Reflect the Moral Profiles of Peoples and Epochs
St. Terese of Lisieux and the blue jeans
A Black-out on Black Clothing
Why is black dominating in fashion?
Good Customs Fit with Good Principles
Be consistent - let your ideas translate into customs
Fast Food Is Protestant
An erroneous individualism influences the dinner ambience
How to Address Priests and Religious: Titles and Signs of Respect
Know the proper protocol of the Church
St. Pius X on Priestly Dignity and Propriety
The propriety of priests, Bishops and Popes before and after Vatican II
Christendom or Tribalism
The Young Church 2000 in Los Angeles