Voices

Kerry Weber joined the staff of America in October 2009. Her writing and multimedia work have since earned several awards from the Catholic Press Association, and in 2013 she reported from Rwanda as a recipient of Catholic Relief Services' Egan Journalism Fellowship.

Arts & Culture Books
Kerry WeberNovember 28, 2017
“Barking at the Choir” allows the hard-earned wisdom of former gang members to reach a new audience.
Arts & Culture Books
Kerry WeberAugust 24, 2017
If Seamus Heaney “digs” with his pen, Alexie sews with his.
Left to right: Darlene Jeanlouis, Jesus Abrego, Joshua Danis, Mary Heinrich, Mary-Rose Verrett, Michael Laskey
Faith Dispatches
Kerry WeberJuly 03, 2017
Over 3,000 Catholic leaders gathered to encourage unity on the path to becoming “evangelizing disciples.”
Photo courtesy the University of Portland
Faith In All Things
Kerry WeberMay 30, 2017
Brian Doyle's essays were filled with grace and unconcerned with grammar.
Faith Features
Kerry WeberMay 05, 2017
For Catholic women experiencing postpartum depression and anxiety, faith and faith communities can be a lifeline—but also a potential source of guilt, shame or frustration.
Faith Of Many Things
Kerry WeberMarch 09, 2017
“What does the midwife tell us to do? Breathe. And then? Push.... Tonight we will breathe. Tomorrow we will labor in love through love, and your revolutionary love is the magic we will show our children.”
(CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Video
Kerry WeberJanuary 17, 2017
On the first anniversary of Pope Francis' election, James Martin, S.J., looks at the pope's Jesuit identity.
Kerry WeberJanuary 17, 2017
James Martin, S.J., looks at how God can communicate through emotions, desires, insights, memories and feelings.
Kerry WeberJanuary 17, 2017
Matt Malone, S.J., reports from the Vatican on the first day of the conclave.
Kerry WeberJanuary 17, 2017
In March 2012, George Williams, S.J., initiated a series of Catholic theology, spirituality and history classes for the men of San Quentin State Prison in California. Read Kerry Weber's article on the program. Listen to a podcast about prison ministry with Kathryn Getek Soltis: