Voices

Anna J. Marchese is a member of the Jesuit Volunteer Corps and a former intern at America.

Arts & Culture Ideas
Anna J. MarcheseSeptember 13, 2018
“8beats,” the brainchild of the Catholic Creatives, is an ambitious new project: a cinematic anthology on the beatitudes.
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh and his disciples at Rajneeshpuram (Credit: Netflix)
Arts & Culture Television
Anna J. MarcheseMay 24, 2018
Sometimes the best way to understand a phenomenon is to look at its parody.
Jordan Peterson delivering a lecture at the University of Toronto in 2017. Photo by Adam Jacobs (Wikimedia).
Arts & Culture Ideas
Anna J. MarcheseApril 27, 2018
Mr. Peterson's ‘12 Rules for Life’ has sold over 700,000 copies in the United States.
Retired Bishop Gordon D. Bennett of Mandeville, Jamaica, poses for a photo with an attendees of the 12th National Black Catholic Congress on July 9 in Orlando. (CNS/courtesy Nancy Jo Davis, National Black Catholic Congress)
Faith Dispatches
Anna J. MarcheseJuly 28, 2017

The Catholic Church in the United States boasts 71 million members, 2.9 million of whom are black.