During Jim Paynton’s 36 years as a music teacher at John F. Kennedy Catholic High School, he and his students began each day in the band room with a prayer.
PHILADELPHIA – Drawn by a desire to build up the family and a longing to be near Pope Francis, pilgrims from Western Washington traveled to Philadelphia this week to attend the Eighth World Meeting of Families.
During the Pope's visit to America, I had the privilege of commenting for NBC News and for MSNBC. Twice I was on for extended periods with Brian Williams, the former anchor for NBC Nightly News, and twice with Chris Matthews, the host of Hardball. I must say that both men are very good at what...
Bishop Robert Barron
There is no scrapbook of Kathy Webb’s life as a Dominican sister. No picture frames or friendship bracelets, no nun memorabilia perched in a closet or buried in a trunk. The only artifact from her convent days is the long apron she wore to protect her white habit, bearing her former identity on a tiny tag sewn onto the back:…
Let’s begin by recognizing that the case of the Kentucky county clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples because same-sex marriage conflicts with her religious faith raises questions that both sides in this argument need to take seriously.
WASHINGTON - Those uninterested in the news coverage of Pope Francis' U.S. visit might have ditched the front page and turned to other sections of the newspaper for a break.
Bake this simple dessert, and you’ll fill your home with a welcoming aroma
With fair-trade chocolate chips, you’ll like them even more