Faith Columns
Helen M. Alvaré November 02, 2016
Mary is known most as “mother,” while many women today are single longer or single mothers.
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Helen M. Alvaré September 13, 2016
Social justice categories are applied to questions of sex, and the church is found wanting.
Helen M. Alvaré April 21, 2016
Children need a mammoth advocate. Pope Francis suggests that it’s us.
Helen M. Alvaré December 22, 2015
Pope Francis is setting standards for the contemporary bishop.
Helen M. Alvaré October 29, 2015
The state claims free contraception is synonymous with women’s freedom.
Helen M. Alvaré September 08, 2015
What am I to do to introduce my kids to Jesus Christ?
Helen M. Alvaré June 10, 2015
The alliance between the man and the woman images God in an irreplaceable way.
Helen M. Alvaré February 17, 2015
In the Church's conversation about modern family life, where's the concern for children?
Helen M. Alvaré December 11, 2014
Complementarity must begin with an understanding of the radical equality of men and women.
A drummer joins demonstrators outside the U.S. Supreme Court rallying against a federal mandate requiring most employers to cover contraceptives for employees as part of their health care. (CNS photo/ Jonathan Ernst) (June 30, 2014)
In All Things
Helen M. Alvaré June 30, 2014
Today rsquo s Supreme Court decision in Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood case is as big a deal as it seems It is a legal feast for First Amendment scholars treating as it does so many of the sub-issues involved in Free Exercise litigation Plaintiffs were challenging a Department of Health and Human