Reading 'Amoris Laetitia': Couples married and planning to marry should start with Chapter 4; Moral theologians start with Chapter 8.
Faith and Justice
Faith and Justice: Look for these six things when Amoris Laetitia, Pope Francis' much anticipated apostolic exhortation in response to the synod on the family, is published.
Faith and Justice: The Supreme Court's proposed solution came one week after the oral argument. Oral arguments can help us understand the disputed issues.
Faith and Justice: After insulating the pipes in the Jesuit residence where I live, my next project was to upgrade to more efficient light bulbs.
Faith and Justice: The meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill was supposed to be an ecumenical milestone, but it caused anxiety among some observers.
Faith and Justice: Believers must join in condemning contemptuous and hateful speech directed at any religious group.
Faith and Justice: When I was a young political science student, a criticism of American political parties was that they did not stand for anything.
Faith and Justice: Pope Francis is known for preaching the compassion and mercy of God, but he can be pretty tough on priests and bishops.
Faith and Justice: The papal apostolic exhortation in response to the Synod of Bishops on the family is expected to have some reference to the “internal forum” as a solution to the pastoral problems of divorced and remarried Catholics.
Faith and Justice: No governance system is perfect since it has to be run by fallible human beings. But the church's current highly centralized system has come under heavy fire.