To the good dads

A world that does not hold up the good fathers will not inspire more men to embrace good fatherhood.

We are better and worse than we think

Our own complexity can be befuddling. We are better than we think and worse than we imagine, too hard and too easy on ourselves all at the same time.

Cerrato: Understanding Pope Francis, women and holy orders

The issue of admitting women to the diaconate has been, over the past decade, a subject of intense theological debate. In a recent interview with CBS News, Pope Francis unequivocally stated that women cannot be ordained as deacons.