Voices
Matt Malone, S.J., is the President and Editor in Chief of America Media.
Faith Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J. March 08, 2018
Bernice was smiling because she was free. Her horizon, which was her hope, was not her bed, or the ward, or the hospital—not even this world. Bernice’s eyes were fixed on the hope of heaven.
Arts & Culture Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J. February 22, 2018
The late Fred Rogers is currently enjoying something of a post-mortal renaissance.
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J. February 08, 2018
Moral crises are preceded by metaphysical and epistemological confusion. In other words, the cause of the present lies in our past.
People struggle with a Confederate flag as a crowd of white nationalists are met by a group of counter-protesters in early August in Charlottesville, Va. (CNS photo/Justin Ide, Reuters)
Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J. January 26, 2018
Why is the statue of General Lee gone and the statue of General Sherman still there?
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.
Basilica di San Pietro, Rome
Journeys
Matt Malone, S.J. October 24, 2017

Rome is a deeply prayerful place – found around every corner, bookending every piazza, speckled along the skyline, the Churches and chapels are inescapable, welcoming us into prayer. For Catholics in particular, Rome is the foundational point for the Church.