Editorials

The Editors September 18, 2018
Pope Francis, in keeping with his predecessors, has sought every opportunity to improve relations with the Chinese government. With the news that a historic agreement is imminent, the Vatican faces a risk and an opportunity.
The Editors September 17, 2018
Knowing that the future of the church will largely be in the hands of Latinos, it is paramount that Catholic schools help form them in the faith and help them become our future leaders.
The Editors September 07, 2018
The federal bill would also require the U.S. attorney general to produce an annual report on prosecutions in federal court for crimes committed against L.G.B.T. people “that were motivated by the victim’s gender, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation.”
The Editors September 07, 2018
The United States has no immediate security interests in the military campaign, led by the Saudis and backed by the Yemeni government, against the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen.
A shaft of light illuminates Pope Francis during his press conference while returning from Ireland. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
The Editors August 28, 2018
To achieve true reform, Pope Francis must give this crisis his full focus and lead the church in caring for those who are hurting the most.
The Editors August 17, 2018
The editors offer a few key steps for leaders of the church to take in response to the Pa. grand jury report.