My wife Mary and I raised nine children in Alaska. All were baptized in the Catholic faith.
The Alaskan community from which my vocation sprang has always been and will always be in the heart of my priestly ministry.
Alaska’s Supreme Court majority decision to strike down parental notifications on abortion displays a stunning lack of contact with the real effects that abortion has on young women.
I vote, not on what candidates say or personally believe, but on what I think they will actually do in office. Will the candidate do more good or more harm in office? I do not vote for candidates based on their religious assent to Catholic theology or even their political philosophies on issues even…
The following letters were first published in the August issue of the Catholic Anchor.
In response to the thoughtful article from the April issue regarding the question of cell phones at Mass, I offer the following question: Couldn’t all the benefits of accessing the net during Holy Mass be gained simply by looking up the readings before Mass begins?