11.3
Should Catholics Vote for Either Party?

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Capitol_Hill

Is Pope Francis a liberal or a conservative? On some issues Catholics are more “conservative” than most American politicians, on others they are more “liberal”. Our own Anna Keating writes for America about how difficult it is for Catholics to vote for either party. Read it here: Should Catholics Vote for Either Party?

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6.5
Misc: Pope Francis may be the best Politician in the World

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Pope Francis and the Ecumenical Patriarch

Christopher J. Hale writes about Pope Francis‘ diplomatic skills for Time, “To reduce June’s meeting to an act of mere symbolism fails to understand the role religion can and should play in addressing difficult political and ethnic issues. Throughout world history, religious prophets have creatively navigated tense situations to advance peace and justice.” Read it here: Pope Francis may be the best Politician in the World

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4.30
TCC Radio: Keeping the Faith in the Catholic Church | NPR

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John Carr

John Carr, former top policy advisor for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops speaks with Michel Martin about his time lobbying on Capitol Hill and why he feels “politically homeless”.

“For me the question is: What did you do for the least of these?”

Listen to the whole interview here: Keeping the Faith in the Catholic Church

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