Voices

James T. Keane is a Senior Editor at America.  

Faith Explainer
James T. KeaneSeptember 15, 2020
Are the 40 million U.S. Catholics who are registered Democrats facing the fires of hell? Not according to canon law or the U.S. bishops.
Faith Explainer
James T. KeaneSeptember 03, 2020
Should Catholic priests or members of religious orders be endorsing political candidates? If it is allowed, is it prudent?
Faith Explainer
James T. KeaneAugust 26, 2020
If President Donald J. Trump wins a second term in November, what will it mean for abortion policy in the United States?
Faith Explainer
James T. KeaneAugust 19, 2020
What would a Biden/Harris presidential win mean for abortion politics in the United States?
Faith Short Take
James T. KeaneJune 12, 2020
Archbishop Viganò, marginalized by his own rhetoric, wants to stay in the public spotlight by whatever method possible.
Faith Dispatches
James T. KeaneMay 12, 2020
A 1958 graduate of Regis High School in New York and a 1962 graduate of the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, Dr. Fauci encouraged graduating seniors at Jesuit high schools around the country to "be smart, strong and resilient."
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneMay 01, 2020
How is the modern game of baseball played, and what is expected? How does it differ from past generations of players?
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneApril 24, 2020
From features on contemporary writers to looks back at some of our greatest literary figures, along with poetry, biography, social criticism and more, our Spring Books 2020 issue has something for everyone (well, almost everyone).
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneApril 24, 2020
We have found at the Catholic Book Club that different genres and authors inspire different readers and broad variations in discussion, another reason to mix it up a bit in terms of genres and styles. Our two most recent selections have been no exception.
Arts & Culture Music
James T. KeaneApril 08, 2020
John Prine, who died on Tuesday, April 7, was one of country-folk music's greatest lyricists.