June 11, 2018

Vol.218 / No.13

June 11, 2018

Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.June 01, 2018

As he did for Bobby Kennedy, God calls every one of us out of darkness and into his light.

Magazine Letters
Our readersJune 01, 2018

You give me hope for the future in a very grim present.

(Photo: Randy Colas/Unsplash) 
Politics & Society Your Take
Our readersJune 01, 2018

Ninety-one percent of respondents to our survey told us that living in a democracy was either extremely or very important to them.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 26, 2018

The news from Ireland and the United States reminds us of Herod, of Pharaoh. What culture betrays its children?

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 30, 2018

Apparently, just about everything contributes to gun mayhem in the United States—but not the 300 million guns themselves.

 A woman prays during Holy Thursday Mass March 29 at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Beijing. (CNS photo/Damir Sagolj, Reuters)
Politics & Society Short Take
Michael RyanMay 08, 2018

In Poland, the church created the space for people to breathe—physically, intellectually and spiritually.

Dallas Auxiliary Bishop Gregory Kelly (left) and Bishop Edward J. Burns (right) meet with local law enforcment during a Dallas Area Interfaith meeting last November. Photo courtesy Dallas Area Interfaith
Politics & Society Dispatches
J.D. Long-GarcíaMay 15, 2018

“They want to know who they’re talking to,” Father Forge said of police. “Well, we already issue our volunteers with ID cards, so we jumped on that.”