Cardinal charms New England Council

Women have always played an important role in service to the community and to the Catholic Church. They are at the helm in various Catholic hospital systems, universities and  foundations. The great unanswered question for many women is whether they will ever be allowed to become priests.   Short of that, however,  there is every expectation of women …

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What a Pope Sean would say about the Church

It's hard not to think positively of Cardinal Sean O'Malley's being mentioned as a contender to succeed Pope Benedict.  Media interest (see Vatican reporter John Allen's recap in the National Catholic Reporter about how Italian media have fueled the speculation) has given credibility to the idea in the now hot sport of speculating about Papal …

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