Viewpoint: Convened by Fr. Helmut Schüller, the group met in Austria to explore common problems found internationally in the church.
Opinion: The Catholic peace movement ain't what it used to be, but changes in the movement involve both a dying and a rising.
There is more than enough blame to go around for the military coup in Egypt and subsequent events, and the United States is not exempt.
As in El Salvador, Nicaragua, East Timor, Angola, Lebanon and Gaza in previous years, the killing of civilians in Egypt has been made possible by U.S.-provided weapons used by a U.S.-backed government. As a result, the Obama administration and Congress are morally culpable through their support of the repressive military regime responsible for most of the killings.
At World Youth Day in July, the attending bishops took some time for some fun and did a little dance.
Letter: Fr. Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann critiques U.S. foreign policy and how it affects the image of the United States around the world.
Opinion: Let us all support the peace movement by doing what we can: marching on Washington, speaking out, sitting in and engaging in nonviolent direct action.
Opinion: The Obama administration wants to extradite one man despite its refusal to extradite far worse criminals to other countries.
Opinion: Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream still lives five decades later. Today, we honor his legacy by continuing his work.
Opinion: Let's focus on what it means to be an evangelical church: For some time now, the church has been turning in upon itself.
Opinion: The same-sex marriage debate is raging these days. Beneath the breakers runs a broad stream of little-known history that might bring calm.