VoicesPascal-Emmanuel GobryPascal-Emmanuel Gobry, who lives in Paris, is a contributing writer to America, a fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center in Washington, D.C., and a columnist at TheWeek.com. @pegobryArticles by Pascal-Emmanuel GobryPolitics & SocietyFeaturesMontessori schools are exceptionally successful. So why aren’t there more of them? Pascal-Emmanuel GobryJune 29, 2018The Montessori Method is not only superior to all alternatives, but categorically so.FaithShort TakeMacron’s attempt to bond with French Catholics lacks substancePascal-Emmanuel GobryApril 18, 2018President Emmanuel Macron scandalized secularists by praising Catholic contributions to French public life, but he has yet to work toward religious liberty.Arts & CultureFeaturesThe Catholic Church used to be like Silicon Valley. Can it be again? Pascal-Emmanuel GobryDecember 13, 2017The church was once the world's greatest engine of innovation...and should be again.FaithIdeasAre Christians really supposed to be communists? A response to David Bentley HartPascal-Emmanuel GobryNovember 06, 2017Hart argues that the New Testament condemns not only wealth but virtually all private possession.Politics & SocietyLast TakeDid American Christian culture pave the way for Hugh Hefner’s sexual revolution?Pascal-Emmanuel GobryOctober 05, 2017Hef the man stopped mattering to the culture decades ago, but Hef the symbol still does.FaithShort TakeDo our fights over Pope Francis have to be this dumb?Pascal-Emmanuel GobrySeptember 25, 2017The failure is not one of communication; it is one of charity. The pope wants us to debate. I say: Do it better.Politics & SocietyShort TakeI am Catholic—and I don’t know what I’m supposed to believe about immigrationPascal-Emmanuel GobrySeptember 12, 2017Sincere questions for my friends on both sides of the immigration debatePolitics & SocietyDispatchesFor French Catholics, the political future has more questions than answersPascal-Emmanuel GobryMay 11, 2017The Macron-Le Pen face-off posed a singular challenge to any Catholic trying to make a faith-informed vote.Politics & SocietyShort TakeMacron-Le Pen runoff reveals fault lines in French Catholic revivalPascal-Emmanuel GobryMay 03, 2017There is considerable overlap between French conservatives and French Catholics.FaithFeaturesZombie Catholics vs. French Secularism Pascal-Emmanuel GobryApril 07, 2017The rise of "zombie Catholics" in French politics may indicate a renewed energy in the French church.