The real ‘violence against women’

By Tim Rohr   The number of abortions on Guam were down slightly in 2012 - from 295 in 2011 to 275 last year. There are...

The lost synod

By Tim Rohr   As noted in a previous column, part of our homework for the Year of Faith is to read and reflect on the...

Wrong answer

By Tim Rohr   The tragedy in Tumon last week is almost too huge to comment on. The grief and anger is simply unimaginable. Like most,...

Hacked off at the knees

By Tim Rohr The U.S. Council of Catholic Bishops has declared February 7 to 14, “Marriage Week.” There is no question that marriage today faces...

Catholic school: An alternate memory

By: Tim Rohr In 1990, at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, Calif., Dr. William Coulson gave a talk in which he apologized to the Archdiocese...

Of polls and pews

By Tim Rohr   Over the course of several columns we have documented the bewildering trend of Catholics increasingly accepting behaviors, acts, and lifestyles that are...

Craigslist children

By Tim Rohr A Catholic friend recently shared how proud she was of a niece who had agreed to be a surrogate mother for a...

Questions worth pondering

By Tim Rohr On the eve of the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, a decision which created unimaginable rivers of blood, the media is...

The strange life of the four-hymn-sandwich

By Tim Rohr In this Year of Faith, which is also the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council, the Holy Father...

Let us not return the way we came

By Tim Rohr The first two groups of humans to see the Christ Child - at least according to the scriptural account - couldn’t have...

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