|Reading the signs of the times|
The recent tragic death of a rock musician has me thinking about St. Benedict. More ...|
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
|Mother and child in the Hispanic Catholic imagination|
May is traditionally a month when Catholics turn our attention toward Mary more intentionally. More ...|
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
|Peoples March for Climate a chance to stand up for truth|
Humanity faces a crisis today to restore and sustain a healthy natural environment. The crisis is evidenced in increasing global temperatures, alterations in water distribution, increase in severe weather, loss of arable land, extinction of species. More ...|
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
|Holy Week, Easter season prompts thinking toward end-of-life planning|
|As Christians all over the world begin their Good Friday services, the image of Jesus suffering and dying on the cross reminds us of our own mortality. More ...|
Friday, April 21, 2017
|Welcoming strangers in a time of fear and anger|
The Word of God could not be clearer. We are to love our neighbors, including aliens, as we love ourselves. Knowing this simple truth and carrying it out in our personal lives – and as a matter of public policy – is a different matter.
Friday, April 21, 2017
|Death without dignity in the nation's capital|
Recent partisan impasses in Congress raise the question: Can the two parties agree on anything? More ...|
Sunday, April 16, 2017
|A season for end-of-life planning|
As Christians all over the world begin their Good Friday services, the image of Jesus suffering and dying on the cross reminds us of our own mortality.
Thursday, April 13, 2017
|Online advertisers have better link to kids than TV ever had|
The federal government, having observed shameless efforts by mass-media marketers to use children to separate parents from their money, has had to step in repeatedly over the past 40-plus years with laws and regulations to stop this kind of exploitation. That was the subject of the previous “TV Eye” column.
Saturday, April 8, 2017
|South Sudan is desperately crying out for the world's attention|
|Almost six years ago (the Catholic press) reported that the world’s 193rd nation came into being facing an uncertain future. More ...|
Friday, April 7, 2017
|Do we need a March for Science?
In January, there was the Women's March, in which many women took part to affirm human equality and diversity -- often unaware that the march's premier sponsor was abortion giant Planned Parenthood. More ...|
Monday, April 3, 2017