Faith and Reason

Former U.S. House Speaker and current Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., hands incoming House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., the gavel after his election on Capitol Hill in Washington Oct. 29, 2015. (CNS photo/Gary Cameron, Reuters) 
David A. Zubik June 26, 2018
We each have a responsibility to change the game, to treat each other better, particularly when we disagree.
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with The University of Notre Dame President Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Rev. Edgar Chandler (far left), and Msgr. Robert J. Hagarty of Chicago (far right) at the Illinois Rally for Civil Rights in Chicago's Soldier Field, 1964. (The University of Notre Dame Archives)
Edward K. Braxton May 24, 2018
Every individual, organization, institution and structure in the church must do something to counter the intensification of the racial divide in our country.
Doug Demeo May 18, 2018
Universal and comprehensive health care coverage provides a foundation for a well-functioning economy and society.
 Pope Francis greets an elderly woman as he meets with people in a poor neighborhood in Asuncion, Paraguay, in this July 12, 2015, file photo. Pastoral care of the poor and those in need has been emphasis of the pontificate of Pope Francis. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Robert W. McElroy April 23, 2018
Pope Francis has brought the legacy of the great saint of Assisi to the very heart of the church’s proclamation to the modern world.
Photo by Filipe Almeida on Unsplash
Angela Franks April 17, 2018
What is the true end of sex?
 Pope Francis attends an encounter marking the 25th anniversary of the Catechism of the Catholic Church at the Vatican Oct. 11.
James Martin, S.J. April 06, 2018
When it comes to gays and lesbians, the Gospel values of love, mercy and compassion are the building blocks of all church teaching.