Father Thomas Reese Archives - Crux



  • Cardinal Dolan: Let’s not capitulate to the abortion culture

    Cardinal Dolan: Let’s not capitulate to the abortion culture

    • Jun 12, 2018

    Responding to Jesuit Father Thomas J. Reese’s recent suggestion that the pro-life movement abandon efforts to make abortion illegal and focus instead on reducing the number of abortions, Cardinal Timothy Dolan voiced grave concern with the proposal.

  • Dozens of Catholics arrested as they ask Congress to help ‘Dreamers’

    Dozens of Catholics arrested as they ask Congress to help ‘Dreamers’

    • Feb 28, 2018

    Dozens of Catholics, including men and women religious, were arrested near the U.S. Capitol Feb. 27 in the rotunda of a Senate building in Washington as they called on lawmakers to help young undocumented adults brought to the U.S. as minors obtain some sort of permanent legal status.

  • In Myanmar and Bangladesh, pope’s drama comes from the dictionary

    In Myanmar and Bangladesh, pope’s drama comes from the dictionary

    • Nov 26, 2017

    When a Vatican spokesman recently said that Pope Francis’s Nov. 26-Dec. 2 trip to Myanmar and Bangladesh will be “very interesting diplomatically,” he wasn’t kidding. The pope will walk a tightrope in both nations, down to his choice of words — whether or not he actually uses the word “Rohingya” to refer to Myanmar’s oppressed Muslim minority, for instance, could have massive political and diplomatic implications.