Faith and Reason

Louis J. Cameli December 04, 2018
Structural reform and renewal are absolutely necessary to reclaim a measure of integrity for the church and—some would even say—for her very survival.
Richard J. Clifford November 08, 2018
The record number of women who will be serving in Congress following the momentous 2018 midterm elections may not be aware that the Bible supports their initiative to serve in this moment of political crisis.
David E. DeCosse October 25, 2018
The U.S. bishops need to revise—or replace— "Faithful Citizenship" in order to better reflect the teaching of Pope Francis and to respond to the authoritarian populist nationalism of Donald Trump and his administration.
Brian P. Flanagan October 22, 2018
We need to recover and renew in our lives a vision of the church as a pilgrim people, already holy yet still sinful.
John J. Strynkowski October 02, 2018
The crises in the Catholic Church demand long-term solutions that are best addressed by gradual discernment leading to broad consensus on the part of the college of bishops.
 Devotees participate in a procession at the start of a Marian vigil led by Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Oct. 8. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Leonard DeLorenzo October 02, 2018
Before we can accompany young Catholics, we must know where we are taking them. Mary shows the way.