FaithMichael J. O’LoughlinApril 06, 2018
Many described technology as something of a necessary evil.
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinApril 05, 2018
Bishops call the policy dangerous and unwise and urge the administration to be more welcoming to migrants trying to enter the United States.
Faith DispatchesMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 30, 2018
The Good Friday march in Chicago included re-enactments of the Last Supper and Crucifixion, along with a call to action to prevent gun violence.
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 29, 2018
Catholic leaders say they support abolishing time limits for criminal prosecution and expanding background checks for people who work with children. But they also point to an existing law that protects public institutions from “look back” lawsuits and say that it creates a double standard.
Faith NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 22, 2018
“It is clear that what matters to Pope Francis is the transformation of individuals and communities through their attentive and communal participation in the sacramental mysteries."
Faith DispatchesMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 20, 2018
Catholic Social Services refuses to place foster children in homes headed by same-sex couples; the city of Philadelphia says this policy violates a nondiscrimination law.
Politics & Society DispatchesMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 14, 2018
While the vast majority of Vermont students are eligible for the vouchers, which pay the full cost of up to two college classes, students who attend religious and other private schools are not.
Faith DispatchesMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 06, 2018
According to a new Pew Research Center poll, 84 percent of U.S. Catholics hold a “favorable” view of Pope Francis.
Faith NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 05, 2018
Cardinal Kasper rejected claims from some Catholics who accuse Pope Francis of undermining church teaching on marriage.
Faith NewsMichael J. O’LoughlinMarch 03, 2018
“The rule to follow in all cases,” the reflection says of family ministry, “is the love and mercy of the Lord.”