The opening two paragraphs of the verdict in the convicted killer William Simpson’s appeal read like this: December 12, 1971, the body of Father Michael
Earlier this year, my post “Shut Up, Doomsayers!” focused on my desire to hear a solution-oriented discussion of our global environmental problems. I’m tired of
Yesterday when someone sent me this New York Times story, I had to continue reading after this first paragraph: VATICAN CITY — In a marked shift
Although all of the readings in the Masses are powerful, some days a reading or a group of them strike a chord with me. Today’s
I first saw it on Twitter, which I use as one of my main news-seeking sources. My feed was lit up with excerpted quotations and
Being a relatively new convert to Catholicism, I had never heard of Dorothy Day until she was on the cover of Commonweal not too long ago.