Column: Dolores Foster Williams of Chicago was not pleased with the crop of men set to receive a red hat next month.
Column: The gap between rich and poor in this country is widening, but it's not just about income. Are you living in a bubble?
Column: Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation Evangelii Gaudium is not a political or economic document, but it has generated debate among politicians and economists.
Column: Three months into the school year, with testing underway and homework being turned in, be assured that cheating is in full flow.
Column: Washington's version of the 1993 movie "Groundhog Day" is again showing in the theater that has become Congress.
Column: Quick: Name your favorite Catholic comedian or humorist. Can't think of one? There's a reason for that.
Column: Passing the farm bill, approving a budget, and enacting comprehensive immigration reform have topped the agenda for Congress and Catholics this year.
Column: The new "spin" on same-sex marriage from those who support traditional marriage is that it's about the kids, but it's still about homosexuality.
Column: When Paul Chappell told his Korean mother he was leaving the Army after seven years and reaching the rank of captain, she vented.
Publisher's column: Will a church groomed by compassion and mercy be the church of our future? Will our church be guided by the lives and needs of marginalized people?