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

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.
Faith Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.August 09, 2017
Forgiveness is the only way out.
Arts & Culture Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.July 27, 2017
The issue of America dated March 9, 1957, includes an article written by a young second lieutenant assigned to a U.S. Army anti-aircraft battalion in West Germany.
Magazine Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.July 13, 2017
The following are the correct responses to the prompts for “America Jeopardy!” How many did you get?
Gazans cannot leave or enter the territory except under extraordinary circumstances and only with the reluctant permission of Israeli or Egyptian authorities. (CNS photo/Mohammed Saber, EPA)
Politics & Society Features
Matt Malone, S.J.July 01, 2017
After countless wars, the Palestinian citizens of a tiny strip of land surrounded by Israel find a way to persevere.