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Patrick Gilger, S.J.
In "For God and My Country: Catholic Leadership in Modern Uganda," J. J. Carney profiles a strategy for being both Catholic and catholic—both uniquely ourselves and totally for the world.
Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, is seen here at the bishops' fall general assembly in Baltimore on Nov. 16, 2021. (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Joseph S. Flipper
The temptation is to fight the ghosts of Modernism by denigrating those working for social justice and “elites” as anti-religious co-conspirators. But this would be a disservice to the truth and to the church.
Tony Annett says Catholic social teaching offers “a middle road people can agree on between the twin rocks of shipwreck, communism and libertarianism” (photo: AP/CNS/America).
Politics & SocietyThe Moral Economy
John W. Miller
I spent the past year writing about the economy through the lens of Catholic social teaching. Here’s what I learned.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Eduardo Campos Lima
The current mischaracterization of Freire by the political right in Brazil has parallels with the campaign of the political right in the United States against critical race theory.
FaithFaith and Reason
William O'Neill
If we are to differ intelligently and temperately, we must first share a great deal in common. Today, though, claims and counter-claims are made as if they were vindicated by the mere vehemence of their assertion.
FaithFaith in Focus
Robert McCarthy
Although I did not emerge victorious in the race for legislator in Nassau County’s 14th District, I did learn some valuable lessons about my country and my own beliefs along the way.