Matthew Becklo is a husband and father, cultural commentator, and the Content Manager for Bishop Robert Barron's Word on Fire Catholic Ministries. His writing can be found at Word on Fire, Strange Notions, and Aleteia. Follow him @MatthewBecklo on Twitter.
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“The 15:17 to Paris” Is an Uplifting Tale of Ordinary Heroes
by Matthew Becklo . February 26, 2018 . 0 Comments
Clint Eastwood’s new film The 15:17 to Paris is not your typical action movie; in fact, it’s really not a typical movie at all. The film is about the attempted terror attack by a single perpetrat...
Neil deGrasse Tyson Concurs: Catholicism Is the Science-Friendly Religion
by Matthew Becklo . February 05, 2018 . 4 Comments
On a recent episode of The Late Show, host Stephen Colbert and frequent visitor Neil deGrasse Tyson joked about the astronomical insignificance of New Year’s Day. Before long, Tyson was talking abou...
Ten Years Later, There Still Will Be Blood
by Matthew Becklo . December 27, 2017 . 1 Comments
When There Will Be Blood hit theaters in December 2007, I went to see it, went it see it again, and went to see it a third time. Maybe I’m the only one. But Paul Thomas Anderson’s magnum opus hooked, unsettl...