Viewpoint: The vision emerging from the Nonviolence and Just Peace conference is a new and bold commitment to Jesus' nonviolence.
Viewpoint: Give qualified laypersons real authority to lead faith communities. This could shift emphasis of pastoral leadership towards preaching the kingdom.
Viewpoint: Any politician who wants the support of the AFL-CIO must answer this question: Will you choose a world of scarcity or one of abundance?
Viewpoint: Our age of trumpery concerns a deeper cultural dynamic that reveals unwelcome truths about our own moral and spiritual malaise.
The "Brexit" referendum is tied up with issues of economics and immigration, and different ideas of what serves the nation best. But religion also motivates voters.
Opinion: The United Kingdom gives asylum to those who are fleeing religious persecution, but they use a vetting method scientifically shown to fail.
Viewpoint: I myself had struggled to see how interference with traffic during a sporting event could lead to the justice we were calling for.
Viewpoint: Couldn't Catholic America come up with programming that deals with the challenges of Pope Francis, programming that appeals beyond nostalgia and intellectual isolation?
Viewpoint: Rerum Novarum is the starting point of an important tradition of Catholic social teaching that has served as alternative to secular politics.
Viewpoint: The scenarios for the June Republican convention have one thing in common: They spell electoral disaster for the Republicans in November.