The great newish online journal Religion & Politics alerted me to the fact that today is the anniversary of JFK's speech to the Houston ministers.
Is there an anti-birth control shift taking place among evangelicals? If so, do their arguments mirror Catholic thought?
The broken communion evident at any eucharistic service is an outward and visible sign of an inward and invisible state of affairs.
In Bosnia, I was reminded that the God who shows up at communion is a God who brazenly seeks us out of the crowd.
Last week, Faith in Public Life asked Rick Santorum if he agrees with the Catholic teaching that public policy should include a "preferential option for the poor." He appeared to be unfamiliar with the concept.
Candidate John F. Kennedy: If the time should ever come--and I do not concede any conflict to be remotely possible--when my office would require me to either violate my conscience or violate the national interest, then I would resign the office.
The deep attention and reverence that Thomas Merton and Abdul Aziz brought to each other's books, traditions and lives undergirded their friendship, and the frank way they explored their similarities and differences enlivened it.