Faith in the Public Arena

Title Publish Date
In politics, we can all be like The Lord of the Rings’ Frodo Baggins 18 September 2019
Can Catholics disagree with the public policy positions of bishops? 21 August 2019
Religious freedom is necessary if we are to be a Church for the poor 12 June 2019
Love your political enemies, overcome ‘culture of contempt’ 15 May 2019
When it comes to politics, everything is connected 17 April 2019
Finding common ground for the common good 06 March 2019
Good politics operate at the service of peace 13 February 2019
Aftermath of 2018: does the Church have a ‘bigger agenda?’ 09 January 2019
The evil within: Growing hatred for the ‘other’ is dangerous trend 12 December 2018
The apostolate of civic friendship can help reverse political decay 14 November 2018
Seek first the kingdom as an antidote to the political climate 03 October 2018
The time to counter infidelity with holiness is now 12 September 2018
Is Kavanaugh a Catholic judge, or a judge who happens to be Catholic? 01 August 2018
‘Gaudete et Exsultate’ teaches us to make civic life a labor of love 11 July 2018
Religious liberty and constructive freedom past and present 13 June 2018
Advocacy – More Life-Giving Than You Think 16 May 2018
Sports gambling: Its better to leave the money on the table 25 April 2018
Remember, we all share responsibility for helping and caring for the poor 11 April 2018
Overcoming gun absolutism 21 March 2018
The Inseparable Link: Pornography and Human Trafficking 14 March 2018
Let’s get this party started: Caucusing for human dignity 24 January 2018
Passing on the plans: The ‘Rogue One’ rebel force needed in the public arena 13 December 2017
Saint Francis has tough words for lawmakers and citizens alike 15 November 2017
Overdoses, suicides, gun violence and the need for God-talk 18 October 2017
Combating racial disparities with the wisdom of Catholic social teaching 13 September 2017
Gender ideology: Colonizing – not cultivating – student minds 23 August 2017
The crisis of men without work from a spiritual, social view 26 July 2017
Entering into politics for love of Jesus, good of our neighbors 12 July 2017
The need for breaking the state’s monopoly on hearts and minds 14 June 2017
Michael Novak and the moral foundations of a free society 01 June 2017