CLICK HERE to read the report in America: Cardinal Joseph Tobin of Newark called on President Trump and Congress to pass comprehensive immigration reform in an address in Brooklyn during which he urged solidarity with people facing deportation.
Massimo Faggioli: "Institutional American Catholicism is longing for a relationship to a political power that is more medieval than modern or postmodern, hoping for protection from the persecution it feels in having lost cultural hegemony. This can be seen in the medieval understanding of religious liberty that has obtained since the beginning of the legal fight against certain provisions of the Affordable Care Act eight years ago." Read more in Commonweal.
Slavery "is a mortal sin; today we say this. Back then, some would say that this could be done . . . . The same goes for the death penalty . . . ."