Richard Shields is an adjunct professor of theology at the University of St. Michael's College at the University of Toronto.

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Commentary

Trump call reveals US bishops' lack of communication skills

Commentary: Our moral leaders must zero in on the process of communication, its structure, sources and context.

Perspective

Governance involves Catholics learning to speak and listen

Opinion: Pope Francis' style has moved discussion from governance to the leadership he will provide. But church governance is more complex than style.