Not that Baltimore
Feb 02 2016
I went to Louisville, Ky., to visit my parents over the Christmas holiday and had an opportunity to reconnect with family and friends. I was a bit surprised at how many of them asked me about the current state of Baltimore City as though it had just suffered some catastrophic event.
Pope Francis and the Evangelicals
Jan 27 2016
(The Church) should lead today as it led two thousand years ago, with the stunning news that Jesus Christ is the Lord, and the joy of that proclamation should be as evident now as it was then.
Why I am pro-life
Jan 19 2016
When I was a child, every time my parents were expecting a baby, they spoke of how fortunate we were. Every baby is a gift from God, they told me. I wondered why God had given six children to our family. How could we be so, so lucky? But we were.
Our Back Pages: Unmasking the mysterious Xavier Rynne
Jan 11 2016
Redemptorist Father Francis X. Murphy, the mysterious Vatican insider who used the “Xavier Rynne” pseudonym to publish detailed reports about intrigue at the Second Vatican Council, acknowledged his true identity to readers of the Catholic Review 25 years ago.
Embracing a resolution that will last
Jan 07 2016
Imagining change is easy. Implementing change is difficult. That’s why I question most resolutions. What you want is probably a good thing, but to reach that goal, you need to think of the journey as much as the destination.