News Analysis

J.D. Long-García March 16, 2018
This week’s top U.S.-Latino Catholic news
J.D. Long-García March 02, 2018
V Encuentro: How to reach fallen-away Latino Catholics
Students who walked out of classes from Montgomery County Public Schools in Maryland protest against gun violence in front of the White House on Feb. 21 in Washington. (CNS photo/Kevin Lamarque, Reuters)
Kevin Clarke February 23, 2018
The desire for stronger gun control may not translate into more caution with gun storage among owners of firearms.
A student lights a candle in front of the North Carolina Capitol in Raleigh on Feb. 20 in memory of the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. The students were calling for safer gun laws after 17 people were killed when 19-year-old former student Nikolas Cruz stormed the Parkland school on Feb. 14 with an AR-15 semi-automatic style weapon. (CNS photo/Jonathan Drake, Reuters)
Michael J. O’Loughlin February 21, 2018
If Catholic leaders seriously want to push gun control legislation, what might a concerted campaign look like?
Pope Pius IX took Mortara into his personal care, but the family, of course, was torn by anger and grief.
Holly Taylor Coolman January 31, 2018
In the case of Edgardo Mortara, a number of central theological questions come into play.
J.D. Long-García December 21, 2017
For those who were sexually abused by priests, the news of Cardinal Bernard Law’s death evoked an avalanche of emotions.