QUOTE TO NOTE: Stop Church Teachings that Kill, Says Sr. Margaret Farley

Mercy Sr. Margaret Farley, the theological ethicist who wrote Just Love: A Framework for Christian Sexual... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: Trans Catholic ‘Clings to Faith’ As Church Guidance is Absent

Earlier this spring, Commonweal magazine featured a pair of articles on gender identity, titled “The Church and Transgender... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: Longer Communion Lines, When All Are Welcome

Though the Eucharist should be an unmitigated source of unity for Catholics, too often the... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: At the Intersection of Gay, Catholic, and Mexican-American

A few times a year, Bondings 2.0 features pieces on different individuals’ experiences of being LGBT... Read More

Sr. Simone Campbell: Vatican Concerned with ‘Male Power,’ Not Real People

Speaking yesterday at a Vatican event for International Women’s Day, Sr. Simone Campbell of NETWORK... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: On the Church As a Body

Michael J. O’Loughlin, national correspondent fo America magazine, has written an insightful analysis of Pope Francis’... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: After Women’s Marches, Resolving to Give Up All Forms of Exclusion

Millions worldwide marched yesterday for gender justice, affirming the dignity of women and the need... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: Gay Priest’s Orientation a ‘Blessing from God’

As part of Sr. Camille D’Arienzo’s regular interviews with extraodinary “ordinary” Catholics in the National Catholic... Read More

QUOTE TO NOTE: LCWR on Dialogue and Respecting Differences

As this morning’s post explained, the Leadership Conference of Women Religious’ (LCWR) recent meeting focused... Read More

A New Generation of Bishops?

As we approach the one year anniversary of Pope Francis’ famous “Who am I to... Read More