Cardinal Timothy Dolan, right, shakes hands with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg as Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, left, looks on during the 72nd Annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation dinner Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Politics & Society News
Colleen DulleOctober 20, 2017
“Everyone will report what happened here tonight differently,” Mr. Ryan joked.
Arts & Culture Poetry
Colleen DulleOctober 18, 2017
Poet Kim Bridgford hopes to publish an essay on every woman poet who has ever lived through the Mezzo Cammin Women Poets Timeline, which she edits.
Faith Ideas
Colleen DulleOctober 12, 2017
Love it or hate it, most Catholics could probably sing “Here I Am, Lord” from memory. But do they know where the song came from?
Politics & Society Features
Colleen DulleOctober 03, 2017
Last month, Jason Stockley, the white police officer who killed Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black man, was acquitted. How did the city of St. Louis respond?
Faith Explainer
Colleen DulleSeptember 08, 2017
September 8 is the traditional feast day for St. Peter Claver, the "apostle to the slaves" and patron saint of Colombia; he is also often recognized as the patron saint of Catholic ministry to African-Americans in the United States. What do we know about St. Peter Claver?
Declan Conner, center, steers his family's fishing boat through their flooded neighborhood outside Houston Aug. 27. (Screenshot via Mark Mulligan on Twitter)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Colleen DulleSeptember 06, 2017
Students took up the call to be “men for others” in the wake of the storm.
 In this Friday, June 9, 2017 file photo, a South Sudanese refugee boy sits on a mat outside a communal tent while his brother sleeps, at the Imvepi reception center, where newly arrived refugees are processed before being allocated plots of land in nearby Bidi Bidi refugee settlement, in northern Uganda. AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Colleen DulleAugust 21, 2017
The pope’s World Day of Migrants and Refugees message marks a break from past years.
Politics & Society Video
Colleen DulleAugust 09, 2017

Excerpt from Pedro Arrupe (Orbis)
Hiroshima images from the National Archives

Richie Fernando and Totet Banaynal
Faith Dispatches
Colleen DulleAugust 07, 2017
A young Jesuit who died shielding his students from a grenade blast is now on the path to sainthood.