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.
Viewpoint: Archbishop Oscar Romero's beatification, and my parish's invitation to celebrate it, healed my spirit after an accident.
The Vatican and ABC News orchestrated a virtual audience with the pope for places that he wouldn't be visiting. One was Cristo Rey Jesuit High School in Chicago.
The Eucharist is strangling the Catholic church. Most anthropologists assure us that rituals are essential to human life and self-discovery. Good rituals can be informative and formative. Bad rituals can be inhibiting and harmful.
I believe in the Eucharist as the source and summit of our life of Catholic faith. As a diocesan priest for more than 30 years, I have reflected long and hard about the power and purpose of our central sacred ritual.
Viewpoint: Instead of fixating on John Howard Yoder, we must listen to the survivors of his violence and confront the features of patriarchy that enable and mask sexualized violence.