What Catholics Can Teach Glenn Beck About Social Justice
While it's generally not worth spilling any ink over Glenn Beck, his recent attacks on churches that preach "social justice" has rightly earned the condemnation of diverse faith leaders
A Torture Apologist's Flawed Theology
The Washington Post has a new op-ed page writer drawing scrutiny for his hearty endorsement of "enhanced interrogation," which translated from Orwellian into English means torture.
The Pope vs. Climate Change Deniers
The recent blizzard of bunk coming from climate change deniers giddy over the recent Snowmageddon that paralyzed the nation's capital is a classic case of putting ideology and politics before scien
Is George W. Bush Pro-Life? Is Any Politician?
Former President George W. Bush receives a pro-life award this weekend from Legatus, an organization of Catholic business professionals.
Honoring King: Economic Justice for All
God's Economics: Pope Benedict -- and Jim Wallis -- Go Where Many U.S. Politicians Fear to Tread
Bishops Flex Moral Muscle for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
While attention is focused on final negotiations over health-care legislation, Catholic bishops have signaled they will play a leading role in pushing for comprehensive immigration reform this year
Big Oil, Corporate Greed, and Social Sin
As an urbanite fortunate to live within walking distance of work and trendy restaurants, I rarely drive these days.
The Media's Favorite Catholic Culture Warrior
Just in time for Halloween, Bill Donohue of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights is once again spooked about all those "radical secularists" lurking ominously behind ever corner.
A Choice for Catholic Bishops: Confrontation or Engagement?
Catholic progressives are not the only faithful people worried about the dangers posed by some U.S.