Ash Wednesday is Valentine's Day -- for God

Perspective: The fact that Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day fall on the same date this year might seem like in insurmountable conflict to some, but the observances' themes are not totally incompatible.

Let's be honest: It's a lack of faith

Bishop Thomas Tobin responds to NCR Young Voices column: All of these reasons so often cited for dropping out of the church — are they reasons or just convenient excuses?