Faith Your Take
Our readersNovember 27, 2019
At the risk of wading into one of our nation’s and church’s most contentious questions, America asked our readers when they think is the right time to decorate for Christmas.
Politics & Society Your Take
Our readersNovember 01, 2019
Many countries around the globe employ a system of mandatory national service for their citizens. We asked our readers: Is mandatory service for U.S. citizens a good idea?
Faith Your Take
Our readersOctober 18, 2019
Listeners of Jesuitical offer their own answer to the podcast's recurring question.
Faith Your Take
Our readersOctober 04, 2019
We asked our readers: In what ways is the church helping Latinos live out their faith in this country?
Magazine Letters
Our readersOctober 04, 2019
‘I take that to mean the true in persona Christi role is not exercising special powers but witnessing that even the worst can be saved.’
Arts & Culture Your Take
Our readersSeptember 13, 2019
Ciaran Freeman spent last summer, after his year as an O’Hare fellow at America Media, combing through movies about Catholic schools and ranking them. The findings were published here. Since then, readers have written in to let Mr. Freeman know what films he overlooked in his top-10 ranking.
Politics & Society Your Take
Our readersSeptember 06, 2019
“It’s their policies that have to speak to the way I interpret my own faith.”
Faith Your Take
Our readersAugust 21, 2019
Part of our special family issue.
Visitors view a portrait of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, painted by the artist Robert McCurdy, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington. Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature, died Monday at age 88.
Arts & Culture Your Take
Our readersAugust 08, 2019
‘Who else has written so keenly and movingly about hope, evil, endurance, pain, greed, transcendence, all the things that make us human?’
Roxana Jaquez lights a candle at an ever growing memorial Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, outside the Walmart in El Paso, Texas, where a mass shooting took place on Saturday.
Faith Your Take
Our readersAugust 07, 2019
Should a parish address current events at Mass? How? What if “current events” are national tragedies?