Today at 2:30 p.m. eastern time: Cardinal Joseph Tobin to be installed as Newark Archbishop
Who is Joe Tobin? A Different Kind of Cardinal
Commentary: If ever there were a moment for the religious left to seize the mantle of religion from conservatives, surely it arrives Jan. 20 at noon. High Noon for the Religious Left
President Barack Obama has taken to the pages of the Harvard Law Review — which he edited as a student — to defend his record of criminal justice reform. His article, published Thursday, is titled "The President's Role in Advancing Criminal Justice Reform."
The Catholic ministry to gay and lesbians: Courage's new director: pope's language of accompaniment 'is very useful for us'
Gun violence in Chicago: Marchers carry crosses through Chicago in memory of murder victims
Jesuit Fr. Tom Reese writes: Trump: Here he comes, ready or not
Marking the transition: St. Joseph sister organizes national pre-inauguration event to foster peace
Vatican City - McDonald's branch opening near Vatican angers Catholic Cardinals: "It would be better to use those spaces to help the needy of the area"
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