Viewpoint: The Federation of Asian Bishops' Conferences had to reschedule a meeting two years in the making because of the Nov. 24 consistory, and that's not fair.
Viewpoint: The framework of human development sheds light on significant differences in the presidential candidates' economic policies.
VIEWPOINT: The Supreme Court should uphold a law that is important for the protection of members of religious groups -- Catholics included.
Viewpoint: The fathers of the Second Vatican Council helped revive aspects of Catholicism that advanced the best of its tradition.
Viewpoint: There may have been widespread support at the time, but a decade later, consequences are all that remain.
Column: Woody Guthrie, who would have turned 100 this month, always sang to agitate and illuminate, not to entertain.
Viewpoint: The German bishops’ decree refusing sacraments to Catholics who stop paying a church membership tax has been greeted with incredulity.
Viewpoint: Vatican II revolutionized the church, but should John XXIII be canonized for it?
Viewpoint: It seems that the older I get, the more reflective I become. I tend to move slower but think deeper.