Voices

Matt Malone, S.J., is the President and Editor in Chief of America Media. Fr. Malone began his tenure on October 1, 2012. At the time of his appointment, he was the youngest editor in chief in the history of America magazine. He served for two years as an associate editor, from

Faith Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.January 16, 2018
This issue of America presents the findings of the most comprehensive survey of U.S. Catholic women ever conducted.
Pro-life advocates attend the 2017 annual March for Life in Washington Jan. 27. March for Life organizers announced at a Dec. 6 briefing that "Love saves Lives" is the theme for the 2018 march planned for Jan. 19. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.December 29, 2017
The whole array of potential threats to life and human dignity is interrelated.
Opponents and supporters of Donald Trump yell at each other in front of the Media outside of a 2016 rally in Costa Mesa, CA.  (Photo: Jason Zeis / Unsplash) 
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.December 15, 2017
For Christians, the ministry of social communications does not exist for the sake of mere speech but for the one who is himself the Word.
Four female pilots, part of the WWII-era Women Airforce Service Pilots program (WASP), in front of a B-17 Flying Fortress. (US Air Force photo) 
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.November 30, 2017
The contributions of women—too often overlooked—speak to what Pope Francis has called the particular “genius of women.”
French soldiers in their trench somewhere on the Western Front. (Library of Congress/Wikipedia Commons)
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.November 16, 2017
What we see and how we see it largely depends on where we are standing. A shared sense of history, of what was, or might’ve been, or could be again, is the indispensable touchstone of our collective judgement, for memory is the soul of conscience.
Faith Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.October 20, 2017
An unprecedented ecumenical and interreligious cooperation is the museum’s greatest accomplishment.
Magazine Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.October 05, 2017
Looking back on the last five years at America and forward to changes to come
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.September 21, 2017
“Civilization,” wrote John Courtney Murray, S.J., “is formed by men locked together in argument. From this dialogue, the community becomes a political community.” Can we still say this today?
Residents wade through floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey Aug. 28 in Beaumont Place, Texas. (CNS photo/Jonathan Bachman, Reuters)
Faith Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.September 07, 2017
Please keep praying for us. It truly helps.
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.August 24, 2017
If we forget we live in a fallen world we are at risk of using patriotism to replace God.