Stock close-up image of a black bulletin board with confession times.
FaithFaith in Focus
Jim McDermott
First: You are not required to talk about sex in the confessional.
Arts & CultureBooks
Gregory Hillis
There is much within Sohrab Ahmari's new book that can and should speak to all Catholics, traditionalist or otherwise. More troubling from a Catholic perspective are Ahmari’s chapters on politics and on sex.
Arts & CultureIdeas
Stephen G. Adubato
The enchanted universe that Romeo alludes to is full of unpredictability and surprises.
Eve Tushnet
Although only a small minority of L.G.B.T. Catholics will ever seek conversion therapy, the assumptions underlying that therapy often influence the message many gay Catholics hear in the confessional and from friends and mentors.
FaithFaith in Focus
Valerie Schultz
Sex with someone you know and love is deeply satisfying. At our age it may not be as athletic or as frequent, but it is fulfilling. It is affirming. And it is fun.
FaithFaith in Focus
Matthew P. Schneider, L.C.
Our desires for the divine can be co-opted by artificial stimulants-. Ignatian prayer can help.