Monthly Archives: May 2010

Q: Is the Church always so political?


A few months ago, I was asked by an RCIA candidate: “Is the Church always so political?”  He was referring to the articles, handouts, and other activities we’ve done related to abortion and the 2010 Healthcare Reform Act.  The ideal answer … Continue reading

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Is “Catholic first, then American” always right?


There’s a saying about how American Catholics need to define themselves as being Catholics who happen to be American, rather than Americans who happen to be Catholic.  Lately, though, this phrase "Catholics who happen to be American, rather than Americans … Continue reading

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