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FaithFaith and Reason
Patrick J. Ryan, S.J.
Avery Dulles' thousands of students remember him for the clarity of what he taught and wrote as a theologian and teacher. But he was more than that...
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FaithFaith and Reason
Sandra Schneiders, I.H.M.
Most people just don’t know that their pondering about life, about what really matters, is called theology.
FaithFaith and Reason
Tobias Winright
Did Pope Francis depart from Scripture and tradition in declaring the death penalty "inadmissible"? Or was his declaration rooted deeply in both?
FaithFaith and Reason
Robert P. Imbelli
Holiness is incumbent upon all, but we also must strive to embrace the challenge to reappropriate the language of the evangelical counsels, now recast as evangelical imperatives.
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) 
FaithFaith and Reason
David A. Zubik
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)
Politics & SocietyFaith and Reason
Edward K. Braxton
Every individual, organization, institution and structure in the church must do something to counter the intensification of the racial divide in our country.