Faith DispatchesMichael J. O’Loughlin January 25, 2021
A group of U.S. Catholic bishops, including a cardinal and an archbishop, have signed a statement of support for L.G.B.T. youth, telling them, “God created you, God loves you and God is on your side.”
Faith InterviewsMichael J. O’Loughlin January 21, 2021
An interview with Massimo Faggioli about what to expect from the second Catholic president
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O’Loughlin January 20, 2021
Archbishop Jose Gomez, president of the U.S.C.C.B., wished the new president well, but he also condemned the nation’s second Catholic president’s support for abortion rights.
Faith DispatchesMichael J. O’Loughlin January 15, 2021
With days left in President Trump’s term, Sister Susan Francois has followed through on her pledge to post a daily prayer, even if they have become a bit more assertive after the violent storming of the U.S. Capitol.
Politics & Society News Analysis
Samantha Power, Joe Biden’s pick to head up humanitarian aid, is a fan of Pope Francis and Dorothy DayMichael J. O’Loughlin January 13, 2021
Ms. Power, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and human rights advocate, served as a co-chair of Mr. Biden’s Catholic outreach group.
Politics & Society DispatchesMichael J. O’Loughlin January 06, 2021
“This has got to stop,” Bishop Robert Barron said. “And I say that as an American but...also as a Catholic bishop.”
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O’Loughlin December 18, 2020
Catholic Charities USA and the Felician Sisters of North America have each contributed $1 million to a new fund to benefit people “in extreme danger of losing their homes this month.”
Politics & Society DispatchesMichael J. O’Loughlin December 16, 2020
Chicago’s oldest hospital, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1852, may soon be relegated to history.