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Viewpoint: Parenthood — did I sign up for this?

Catholic News Service Stripping soaked sheets off a child’s bed for the third night in a row. Scrubbing vomit out of a carseat. Listening to...

Viewpoint: A resurrected vision for our suffering world

Although it is Easter season, for much of the world it still feels like Good Friday. Countless people throughout the world continue to carry painfully...

Stephen Colbert, J.R.R. Tolkien, John Henry Newman, and the providence of...

Recently, Stephen Colbert gave an interview in which the depth of his Catholic faith was on pretty clear display. Discussing the trauma that he experienced as...

Speaking of the devil — Pope Francis 
isn’t shy about referring...

Holy See Press Office Many of us have been very surprised that in the preaching of Pope Francis, one subject returns so frequently: the devil....

Responding to those whose words mark them as racists

Catholic News Service Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling and Nevada cattle rancher Cliven Bundy have been in the news recently because their racist remarks...

This Lent, consider a proverb each day from Scripture

As you may be noticing, many of my writings focus on Sacred Scripture. There are several reasons for this; one being this is where...

Reach out to the poor and needy at Christmas

As the Christmas song goes: “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” While Easter is the most important time of the year, Christmas ranks...

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