Seeking the common good and avoiding polarization in Catholic media

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Pope Francis’ call to Christians to examine and reconsider the way they treat others brings challenges for Catholic publications in combatting polarization within the church, said a panel of editors and publishers Oct. 16. In a forum at Georgetown University, the struggles of “Seeking the Common Good in a Time of Polarization,”…

Check your mailbox for reminder you are Catholic

The postal service and the Internet all deliver messages — not unlike a blessing from a holy water font Jan. 31, 2014, edition By Bob Zyskowski Entering a church, we Catholics reach for the holy water font, dip our fingers in and, with dripping fingers, make the Sign of the Cross. Reading and viewing Catholic…