Who do we mean when we say “the church”?
"I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: If anyone deserves to be a saint, it is Óscar Romero."
“The church should provide opportunities for young people to live out their faith in the world, not just keep it in a building during class or Mass.”
A fatalistic attitude is not the proper response to climate change.
For U.S. Catholics, every synod is also a valuable reminder—and corrective—that it is not all about us.
The U.S. bishops’ Dallas Charter to protect minors is working. Its principles should be applied to all Americans who work with children.
Few Yazidi families have been able to escape from temporary shelters in Syria and Iraqi Kurdistan. Their home villages have not been swept for mines and booby traps left behind when ISIS was dislodged.