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 Weber August 24, 2017
If Seamus Heaney “digs” with his pen, Alexie sews with his.
Faith Dispatches
Kerry Weber July 03, 2017
Over 3,000 Catholic leaders gathered to encourage unity on the path to becoming “evangelizing disciples.”
Faith In All Things
Kerry Weber May 30, 2017
Brian Doyle's essays were filled with grace and unconcerned with grammar.
Faith Features
Kerry Weber May 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 Weber March 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.”
Faith Video
Kerry Weber January 17, 2017
On the first anniversary of Pope Francis' election, James Martin, S.J., looks at the pope's Jesuit identity.
Kerry Weber January 17, 2017
James Martin, S.J., looks at how God can communicate through emotions, desires, insights, memories and feelings.
Kerry Weber January 17, 2017
Matt Malone, S.J., reports from the Vatican on the first day of the conclave.
Kerry Weber January 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: 
Arts & Culture
Kerry Weber January 11, 2017
Vincent A. Cianci Jr., better known as “Buddy,” he was a trusted (and Jesuit-educated) champion for his city as well as a convicted felon.