Politics & Society Faith and Reason
I helped write the bishops’ first document on Catholics and voting. Here’s why I’m voting Biden, not Trump.John CarrSeptember 17, 2020
John Carr explains how, applying the principles of “Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship,” he decided to vote for Biden and against Trump in the 2020 election.
Faith Faith and ReasonJohn CarrMarch 26, 2020
Catholic social teaching offers us principles for reflection, criteria for judgment, guidelines for action which can guide our individual, institutional and national choices.
Faith Faith in FocusJohn CarrSeptember 25, 2018
What I've learned from more than 50 years in service of the church.
Politics & Society Short TakeJohn CarrJuly 10, 2017
I hope and believe their answer is no. However, the health and budget proposals before Congress will do just that.
Politics & Society Washington FrontJohn CarrOctober 19, 2016
We need more faithful Catholics running for office and more outreach to Catholic voters.
In All ThingsJohn CarrSeptember 27, 2016
We did not hear much if anything about crucial questions for Catholic voters.
Washington FrontJohn CarrSeptember 26, 2016
In searching for leadership, I have found it not on the campaign trail but, ironically, one floor away from my office.
Washington FrontJohn CarrAugust 25, 2016
There is nothing traditional about this election.
Washington FrontJohn CarrJune 29, 2016
These are difficult days for the consistent ethic of life in American politics.