President Trump may not get an invite to Notre Dame graduation
If President Obama’s appearance at the Notre Dame commencement in 2009 sparked an unprecedented uproar among American Catholics, imagine what inviting President Trump to graduation might provoke.
Jerry Earl Johnston: Why I love those 'certain poor shepherds'
In the Christmas story, the shepherds were the first to hear about the birth of the Savior and the first to make their way to the manger. And down the centuries, they’ve continued to lead the way.
Catholic Church could play larger role in a post-Fidel Castro Cuba
The relationship between Fidel Castro and the Cuban Catholic Church has been a roller-coaster ride of ups and downs, though it has noticeably improved in recent years.