President Obama is keeping hope alive for comprehensive immigration reform legislation this year.
A friend tells me that she finds it difficult nowadays to admit that she is a Catholic.
I catch up on my news in the airport. Yesterday I watched this obscure story about a second grader in Rhode Island who wore a baseball cap to school with soldiers carrying guns on the front.
We are witnessing a massive despoiling of God's creation that will impact ecosystems for generations. Our response must think that far ahead as well -- to our children and our children's children.
I was glad the president emphasized the need to break our addiction to oil in his speech last night, and I thought he did a good job of demonstrating commitment to the people of the Gulf region.
There are times when there are no words. There are times when it seems that there is no hope for humankind, that our blindness to the things that make for peace is willful.
The day after we here in the U.S. paused to remember the men and women who had died fighting for our country, the fight continued from beyond the grave.