Politics & Society DispatchesMichael J. O’LoughlinNovember 07, 2018
Many ballot measures supported by Catholic leaders saw success in the Midterms.
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinNovember 02, 2018
“I just want people to know the candidates as they really are, to know the pros and cons of all the issues, to make intelligent choices and not just simply vote this party or that party.”
Faith NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 27, 2018
Deacon Paul Snyder will tell his story on “60 Minutes” this Sunday.
Politics & Society Vatican DispatchMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 24, 2018
Vatican official says people must not succumb to fear mongering and realize that the challenge of migration today is solvable—but only if there is political will.
Faith DispatchesMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 20, 2018
“We take people where they are, walking with them, moving forward,” Cardinal Blase Cupich said.
Faith Vatican DispatchMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 18, 2018
Cardinal Souraphiel highlighted the role globalization plays in connecting young people in unjust ways.
Faith Vatican DispatchMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 17, 2018
“We live in a world of competition, where you have to be the best. This pressure comes even from the families, from society,” said Brother Alois Löser.
Faith Vatican DispatchMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 16, 2018
Though the current synod appears to lack the sort of drama and high-stakes debates of the previous two, the role of conscience appears to be a common thread.
Arts & Culture TheaterMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 12, 2018
"Downstate" poses a number of uncomfortable questions, relevant and challenging both in light of the ongoing #MeToo movement and the church’s continued grappling with its sexual abuse scandal.
Faith NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinOctober 10, 2018
While Cardinal O’Malley is perhaps the highest-ranking church official charged with examining how the church handles allegations of sexual abuse, he does not have jurisdiction over other bishops and the commission he leads does not investigate specific claims.