December 10, 2018

Vol.219 / No.13

December 10, 2018

Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.November 30, 2018

We are either human beings, created in the image and likeness of God and endowed with moral agency and free will, or we are merely machines, programmed through laws and regulations, mere code written by the programmers.

Magazine Letters
Our readersNovember 30, 2018

Money in Politics

Politics & Society Your Take
Our readersNovember 30, 2018

When asked who they donate money to, respondents mostly named local organizations, such as those that support the homeless.

Faith Editorials
The EditorsNovember 30, 2018

The new pastoral letter on racism was approved by the bishops, 241 to 3, on Nov. 14.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsNovember 30, 2018

The United States spends $81 billion to lock people up each year, and the human costs of incarceration to inmates, their families and entire communities are incalculably greater.

Faith Short Take
Sam Sawyer, S.J. November 15, 2018

The tragedy of the last week is that the faithful are left to read tea leaves to understand what their bishops and their pope are trying to do in the first place. The Vatican’s action, which in the past could have been interpreted and explained over time, instead provokes a crisis of faith in

Migrants, consisting of mostly women and children, who disembarked from a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement bus, wait for a Greyhound official to process their tickets to their next destination at a bus station in Phoenix May 29. (CNS photo/Samantha Sais, Reuters)
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaNovember 13, 2018

The “Catholic Removal Impact Survey of Society” surveyed 133 deportees to provide insights into the effects of deportation on immigrants and their families.