Faith NewsMichael J. O'LoughlinJune 01, 2017
Launched in 2003, Salt & Light Media now has a new home in downtown Toronto.
Faith NewsMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 19, 2017
The pope and the president have something of a history, but do not expect fireworks.
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 18, 2017
The protest is not designed to shut down conversation, but to prompt reflection on policies championed by Mr. Pence.
Faith DispatchesMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 18, 2017
Despite shifting views among average Catholics, advocates for L.G.B.T. people say the church can still feel unwelcoming. Church teaching that homosexual acts are “intrinsically disordered” has not changed.
Politics & Society DispatchesMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 15, 2017
The wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich will have to manage an awkward relationship between the White House and the Vatican.
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 12, 2017
In addition to a stop at the Vatican, the president’s first overseas trip will include stops in Saudi Arabia and Israel, home to holy sites of Islam and Judaism.
Politics & Society DispatchesMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 09, 2017
An executive order on religious liberty gave the impression of a church wanting to be left alone, but there is another role for Catholics.
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 04, 2017
One of Trump's orders instructs the Internal Revenue Service not to enforce a rule that bars churches from engaging in partisan politics.
Politics & Society NewsMichael J. O'LoughlinMay 03, 2017
“Most of those people—my family, extended family—are not pro-choice. You think I’m kicking them out of the Democratic Party?”
Faith NewsMichael J. O'LoughlinApril 26, 2017
Coach Jim Harbaugh presented a custom Wolverines helmet and a pair of Nike Air Jordan sneakers to Pope Francis.