Just Catholic: The current schism is no longer butchers and bakers having street fights over Real Presence, or any other theological issue.
Just Catholic: While papal meetings with Orthodox patriarchs encourage hopes of unity, Brexit seems aimed at breaking up the European Union.
Just Catholic: Canada is the latest country to push for legislation that ends life.
Just Catholic: Pope Francis wants pastors to smell of the sheep. He rails against clericalism, and I think rightly so.
Just Catholic: The only reason to restore women to the diaconate is the needs of the church. So, does the church need women deacons?
Just Catholic: Donald Trump has said women are after his money and his power. Rather like the arguments against ordaining women.
Just Catholic: A North Carolina bathroom ordinance has everybody mad at everybody else, and no one is talking through the issues.
Just Catholic: The rich and powerful hid their money with the help of a law firm in Panama, a country where thousands suffer painful poverty.
Just Catholic: Hundreds rebelled against British control in Ireland's 1916 Easter Rising, but existing Catholic control through Magdalene asylums persisted for decades.
Just Catholic: The level of political discussion in the U.S. is painfully low, and the level of dishonesty is alarmingly high.