Faith and Justice: A carbon tax would discourage carbon emissions without enriching oil producers, but no politician would support it in an election year.
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Faith and Justice: I have not written anything about the primary elections this year, partly because I found them so depressing.
Faith and Justice: Catholic organizations claimed victory when the Supreme Court sent their contraceptive mandate case back to the lower courts. What's the next step?
Faith and Justice: Around the world, matters of religious freedom have been getting worse, not better.
Faith and Justice: Pope Francis' commission to study the possibility of women deacons shows how he wants discernment to be the process by which the church makes decisions.
Faith and Justice: Despite the U.S. Supreme Court's proposed solution to the contraceptive mandate case, opposing parties remain far from agreement.
Faith and Justice: If the Vatican with a clear conscience can invite speakers holding views contrary to church teaching, why can't Catholic colleges?
Faith and Justice: Amoris Laetitia cries for discussion. To assist, I have drawn up study questions for individual reading or group discussions.
Reading 'Amoris Laetitia': Couples married and planning to marry should start with Chapter 4; Moral theologians start with Chapter 8.
Faith and Justice: Look for these six things when Amoris Laetitia, Pope Francis' much anticipated apostolic exhortation in response to the synod on the family, is published.