Brother Andre-Marie is Prior of St. Benedict Center, an apostolate of the Slaves of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in Richmond, New Hampshire. He will discuss the mission of the order, his own background, and help clarify misunderstandings with regard to the thrice-defined dogma "Outside the Church there is no salvation."
Charles Coulombe returns as a guest to continue his discussion of "Puritan's Empire," a book of American history from a Catholic perspective. A specialist in the history and government of the Catholic Church, Coulombe's influence and expertise extend far beyond matters religious. He has written on topics ranging from the history of rum to haunted houses to a history of the United States. Coulombe's work has appeared in over than 20 journals, including regular columns in Fidelity (Australia), PRAG (London), Monarchy Canada, and Creole Magazine (Louisiana). He has also been a frequent contributor to such publications as Success, Catholic Twin Circle, Gnosis, FATE, and the New Oxford Review.