February 19, 2018

Vol.218 / No.4

February 19, 2018

Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.February 08, 2018

Moral crises are preceded by metaphysical and epistemological confusion. In other words, the cause of the present lies in our past.

Magazine Letters
Our readersFebruary 09, 2018

This is an excellent editorial, bringing the findings of a well-constructed study into the social justice discussion.

Pope Francis leads his general audience on Jan. 24 in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. (CNS/Tony Gentile, Reuters)
Faith Your Take
Our readersFebruary 08, 2018

Thirty-one percent of readers rated Pope Francis’ handling of sex abuse in the church as “somewhat positive,” while 30 percent of readers told us it was “somewhat negative.”

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsJanuary 31, 2018

Bipartisanship will be absolutely necessary to pass any meaningful federal legislation that changes our current stalemate on abortion.

Supporters of comprehensive immigration reform, including a path to citizenship for Dreamers, gather near the U.S. Capitol in Washington Dec. 6. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsFebruary 01, 2018

Mr. Trump’s proposed deal represents an almost complete reversal from previous Republican immigration priorities.

Politics & Society Short Take
Daniel AllottJanuary 29, 2018

Mr. Trump’s character flaws obscure the popularity of many of his administration’s policies and are hindering his ability to govern.

People gather at a June 14 candlelight vigil in Manila, Philippines, in memory of the victims of the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla. Philippine Catholic bishops called for vigilance against bullying, ostracism and harassment of gay people in the wake of the incident in which police said a lone gunman killed 49 people early June 12 at the club. (CNS photo/Mark R. Cristino, EPA)
Faith Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinJanuary 23, 2018

“We are losing three generations of people, and we need to hear why,” said Bishop Mark O’Connell.