The Islamic Climate Change Declaration Could Be More Effective Than Pope Francis's Encyclical
August 19, 2015
Muslims add their voice to the growing cry for faith-based climate change activism.
Pope Francis Against the World
July 29, 2015
The backlash from liberals and conservatives alike is good for his mission.
Feminists Should Not Give Up on Pope Francis
July 17, 2015
Is Pope Francis a good feminist? Maybe not. But feminists shouldn't dispense with him just yet.
Confessions of a Catholic Novelist
June 21, 2015
When water, bread, and blood aren’t just water, bread, and blood.
The Catholic Church Is Not an Enemy of Science
June 12, 2015
Rick Santorum says Pope Francis should "leave science to the scientists." But the Catholic Church has long promoted harmony between faith and reason.
An ideological riddle.
Catholic Schools Are Brazenly Firing Pregnant Lesbian Teachers
September 04, 2014
And they're using morality as a defense.
How a Pope Helped Mussolini Rise to Power
March 08, 2014
But then tried to stop him, before it was too late.
Ross Douthat is Wrong About Me (and God)
January 07, 2014
More cluelessness attacks on atheism in the New York Times
The Worst Imaginable Case FOR Gay Marriage
August 26, 2013
Joseph Bottum, the conservative Catholic writer, has penned a long piece for Commonweal in which he declares that he is now in favor of gay marriage.