Vaccine Exemptions, Conscience, and the Church

The Archdiocese of New York has issued instructions to its priests “not to grant religious exemptions”  for Covid vaccine.  The wording of this puzzles me, because, except for those under its direct control, vaccine exemptions are issued by employers, schools…

Editorial, February 2021 The Linacre Quarterly

Learn about a Vincentian priest who started a new order in rural Alabama as well as a religious sister who stopped not only  a lynching–but a scalping.  https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0024363920970808

Communion and Controversy

Some Bishops seem to be facing a rebellion of sorts because they have decided no communion on the tongue for a while. I think those Bishops made a good (but not the only possible) call. We are in the midst…