What Should a Catholic believe about immigration?

There are a several misconception one encounters when discussing politics from a Catholic perspective.  A typical illustration is provided by Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry writing for America. You can see his piece entitled “I am a Catholic and don’t know what I’m…

Pope Francis trip to America. Could it have been worse?

The Pope’s recent visit to the United States has displayed so much Vatican dysfunction  that it demands comment.  It is difficult to know where to begin. Probably as good a place to start as any is the Pope’s address to…

A few words on the Supreme Courts gay marriage ruling

Undoubtedly everyone is aware of the Supreme Court’s recent redefinition of marriage to include same sex unions. It would seem this requires a few comments. We mention in passing that this represents yet more evidence that the Supreme Court is…