Pope Francis has called for a church that is more welcoming to people with disabilities. A unique program in the Archdiocese of Washington is living out this vision.
The Pew survey finds that regular attendees of Mass are more likely to follow the church on abortion and homosexuality.
In nine states some ex-felons must petition the courts or the governor to make them whole citizens again.
On the eve of the pope’s visit, Cardinal Pietro Parolin summarized Francis' message: “Don’t turn differences into sources of conflict, but of mutual enrichment.”
Father Linehan was intellectually gifted, socially aware and ever curious.
African Jesuits vow to help create a new generation of leaders for the continent.
The battle that made him famous combined three heated issues in the post-Vatican II church: religion, race and authority.
Elizabeth Dias will receive the prize and deliver an original lecture at at Yale University at 4 p.m. on September 29.