Pope Francis

Faith Short Take
John J. StrynkowskiNovember 02, 2017
Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger urged that dissent from ordinary Magisterium should be disclosed privately to church authority.
Politics & Society Features
Jim McDermottNovember 02, 2017
The voters I spoke with were not single-issue voters, and they showed a comfort with, even insistence on, complexity around a range of issues that are part of our national conversation.
Faith Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeNovember 02, 2017
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops responded quickly after the letter became public.
Politics & Society Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellNovember 01, 2017
“I call on the Lord that he may convert the hearts of the terrorist and free the world of hate and that crazy homicide that abuses the name of God to disseminate death.”
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellOctober 31, 2017
In a statement, both sides expressed gratitude for “the spiritual and theological gifts received through the Reformation.”
Union supporters in Barcelona, Spain, protest the government Oct. 3. (CNS photo/Quique Garcia, EPA)
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellOctober 28, 2017
“Christians are called to promote political dialogue, especially where it is threatened and where conflict seems to prevail,” the pope stated.