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May 29, 2017

Vol.216 / No.12
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.May 17, 2017

The great enemy of the truth,” said J.F.K., “is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest; but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic.”

Magazine Your Take
The EditorsMay 17, 2017

If there is any hallmark of the Catholic imagination, in particular the Ignatian Catholic imagination, it would be the ability to see God in the most unexpected places.

Magazine Your Take
The EditorsMay 17, 2017

A significant obstacle for Catholics with depression and/or anxiety was the dangerous—and wrongful—interpretation of these conditions as spiritual failures.

Pro-life Democrats are increasingly absent (or silent) at events such as the Women's March on Washington on Jan. 21. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 03, 2017

The exclusion of pro-life Democratic candidates feeds cynicism about our money-driven political process.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 10, 2017

At this point, it is important to find level ground, rather than stumble down a hill that we may not be able to climb back up.

Faith Short Take
Lea Karen KiviMay 12, 2017

Wheelchair ramps help disabled persons enter into a church building. There is a need for spiritual ramps to help the church to go in the other direction.

Politics & Society Dispatches
Verna YuApril 28, 2017

Forty years after the end of the Cultural Revolution, schoolchildren in China are once again being mobilized for an anti-espionage drive reminiscent of the Mao era.