The Journal of Controversial Ideas will offend progressives. But let’s remember that controversy is not valuable in and of itself

Last week, the Vatican dramatically blocked the US bishops’ proposals to tackle the crisis. What happens next?

Ex-Catholics never seem to propose any higher, truer teaching than the Catholic faith

The way to head off the worst strains of nationalism is to pre-empt them with more humane appeals to legitimate concerns for national identity

A film artist came up with the idea while praying in front of the Blessed Sacrament

‘At no time prior to the Baltimore meeting did the two of us collaborate in developing, nor even talk about, an alternative plan’

US bishops’ conference president responds to claims in CBS News report

There are 121 claims of child sexual abuse by priests within the Diocese of Winona-Rochester