James T. Keane is a Senior Editor at America.  

Faith Explainer
James T. KeaneDecember 20, 2018
The terms used to describe and classify alleged sexual abuse are not standardized across dioceses and religious orders. Should they be?
Faith News
James T. KeaneDecember 19, 2018
While church officials have publicly identified 185 clergy members in Illinois as having been “credibly” accused of child sexual abuse, the Illinois attorney general's office states that it found allegations of abuse by at least 500 more.
Faith Interviews
James T. KeaneDecember 10, 2018
How should Christians interpret and implement the Gospel mandate to bring the good news to all peoples and nations?
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneOctober 25, 2018
With this Fall Books literary issue, we offer writers and texts that we certainly feel are best read closely and conscientiously.
Arts & Culture Catholic Book Club
James T. KeaneOctober 24, 2018
The Catholic Book Club continues to flourish, approaching 2,000 members.
Arts & Culture Short Take
James T. KeaneOctober 23, 2018
Are the Dodgers now baseball’s cursed squad?
Faith Dispatches
James T. KeaneOctober 15, 2018
El Salvador celebrates the canonization of their patron saint—but should the ceremony have taken place in San Salvador?
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneSeptember 21, 2018
“No matter how long or short our lifespan,” Barbara Lee writes, “we live our spiritual life in the present.”
Arts & Culture Television
James T. KeaneSeptember 07, 2018
"Lodge 49” is a "very personal story" for creator Jim Gavin. "It’s about losing a parent and losing everything you worked for as a family."
Arts & Culture Books
James T. KeaneAugust 14, 2018
One of the leading novelists of our age on faith, fiction and his distrust of religious institutions.