A peculiar Catholic education led this Jew to love Rome

Crux’s associate editor and business manager Shannon Levitt, who’s Jewish, reflects on the peculiar Catholic education she’s received by being married to editor John Allen, and in particular what it’s taught her about the magic of Rome. I’ve been the beneficiary of a peculiar kind of Catholic education. I’m not a Catholic, so I didn’t… Continue reading A peculiar Catholic education led this Jew to love Rome

Catholic women release statement condemning ‘toxic politics of fear’ ahead of presidential election

Mothers, academics and religious said elections should be a national examination of conscience Seventy Catholic women, including the presidents of two leading Catholic organisations, expressed concern for the “toxic politics of fear” that has dominated this year’s presidential campaign. Saying that “elections should be a national examination of conscience,” the signers of the statement called… Continue reading Catholic women release statement condemning ‘toxic politics of fear’ ahead of presidential election