Association is ready to change the realities of Hispanic sisters in the US

The Association of Hispanic Sisters in the United States has received a grant that will enable them to be a resource to leadership teams in Latin America.

Refugee family sponsored by Jesuit parish has delayed arrival in DC

A refugee family, sponsored by a Jesuit parish, was finally able to reach the United States after being stopped by President Donald Trump's executive order banning refugees from seven Muslim-majority...

In powerful speech, San Diego bishop challenges organizers to disrupt, rebuild

World Meeting of Popular Movements: The call from Bishop Robert McElroy came in response to core aspects of President Donald Trumps' early agenda.

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Founder steps down while SNAP considers new directions

The change in personnel didn’t so much spark an examination of SNAP’s future so much as it fueled already ongoing conversations of what it will look like in the future.

At new Smithsonian African-American history and culture museum, Catholic stories emerge

In the newly opened museum on the National Mall, Catholic references aren't exactly at the forefront of the collection, but they appear in several different displays.

Politics

Editorial: Keep the Johnson Amendment

We say: Repealing the Johnson Amendment would inevitably tarnish the church by subjecting it even more to the temptation to politicize the Gospel.

Parish

Refugee family sponsored by Jesuit parish has delayed arrival in DC

A refugee family, sponsored by a Jesuit parish, was finally able to reach the United States after being stopped by President Donald Trump's executive order banning refugees from seven Muslim-majority nations. ...

Spirituality

Why does a loving God permit pain?

Soul Seeing: My devout Catholic mother confidently advises prayer and reflection as a means of clarity. It took me a long time to realize what that means.

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In This Issue

February 10-23, 2017

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