Nicholas P. Cafardi, former dean and professor of law at Duquesne University, is the editor of Voting and Holiness (Paulist Press, 2012).

Rainbow flags fly alongside the U.S. flag outside the U.S. Embassy to Italy in Rome June 16. A prayer service was held nearby at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in remembrance of the victims of the Orlando, Fla., terrorist attack (CNS photo/Paul Haring).
Arts & Culture Books
Nicholas P. CafardiJune 27, 2017
Father James Martin's new books talks clearly and openly about an issue that daunts and taunts our church.
Nicholas P. CafardiJuly 08, 2015
'God's Bankers,' by Gerald Posner
Nicholas P. CafardiDecember 11, 2014
'Scalia,' by Bruce Allen Murphy
Nicholas P. CafardiJuly 22, 2014
'The American Constitution and Religion,' by Richard J. Regan
Nicholas P. CafardiApril 15, 2014
A. Scott Berg begins his biography of Woodrow Wilson on the eve of his departure for the Paris Peace Conference.
Nicholas P. CafardiDecember 10, 2013
'Mortal Sins' by Michael D'Antonio offers a sweeping narrative of the sexual abuse crisis.
In All Things
Nicholas P. CafardiFebruary 05, 2013
In an earlier post we linked to Archbishop Charles J Chaput 39 s concerns about the HHS 39 proposed revision to the contraception mandate Here blogger Nicholas P Cafardi offers a history and analysis of the controversy The new draft regulations proposed by HHS to cover the religiously sensiti
In All Things
Nicholas P. CafardiNovember 02, 2012
This is the time of year when Catholics are trying to inform their consciences as our bishops recommend in Faithful Citizenship before they cast their votes There is a lot of stuff out there but one piece that particularly helped me is America Undecided Catholic Independent amp Social Justic
In All Things
Nicholas P. CafardiOctober 11, 2012
As I write this I am thinking about a little girl named Malala Yousafzai who lies in a hospital bed in Pakistan after being shot on her school bus by religious extremists who think that their Muslim faith prohibits the education of women The famous philosopher and student of religion E Marty