Will Minnesota Bishops Follow the Maine Example?

Catholics in Minnesota are asking the states’ bishops to follow the example of Maine’s Bishop... Read More

What Did the Bishop Do in Maine? Depends on Which News Source You Follow

What the Catholic bishop in Maine announced this weekend depends upon which headline you read.... Read More

Can We Give Up Judging for Lent?

Today’s Gospel lesson (Luke 6:35-38)is perhaps one of the hardest ideals for human beings to... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: Himes on Marriage for Lesbian and Gay Couples

Sometimes the relevant part of a news story is simply a single quotation or two. ... Read More

When Will the Pope Speak Out, Too?

Dr. Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury and head of the Anglican Church, has “called... Read More

Lesbian Denied Communion Explains How Her Faith Has Been Strengthened

Barbara Johnson’s story about how she was denied communion at her mother’s funeral because of... Read More

Three Catholic Leaders Offer Responses to Maryland's Marriage Equality Law

WJZ-TV, Baltimore, reported yesterday on Catholic response to Maryland enacting a marriage equality law.  The... Read More

Scenes from the Signing of Maryland's Marriage Equality Law

On March 1st, 2012, Maryland became the eighth state (plus the District of Columbia) to... Read More

Is It Possible to Find Hope in This Week's Painful News?

Some weeks it’s harder to be a Catholic than other weeks.  This is one of... Read More