CNA Columns

On the afternoon of March 6, I walked around the campus of Franciscan University of Steubenville, saying goodbye to students as they headed off... (Read more)
This week on CNA Newsroom, we're talking about leisure — what it is and why it matters. We’ll hear from a couple in Ohio who write fiction;... (Read more)
Editors JD Flynn and Ed Condon discuss many things on this episode of the podcast, including the week’s most important Catholic news.  Topics... (Read more)
So much has been said and written about the novel coronavirus that if words could stem a pandemic, we would all long since have been dancing in... (Read more)
This is the second of a two-part series on the coronavirus pandemic.  In this episode, we look to the United States. We talk with priests... (Read more)
Despite major successes, the EU let the office of the Special Envoy for the promotion of Religious Freedom and Belief outside of Europe expire,... (Read more)
This week on CNA Newsroom, Rome correspondents Hannah Brockhaus and Courtney Mares share personal essays of their experience living under lockdown... (Read more)
From a safe social distance— 1,493 miles to be exact— editors JD Flynn and Ed Condon discuss the week’s most important Catholic news on this... (Read more)
For all practical purposes or at least most, the Supreme Court likely has already decided the most important abortion-related case to come before... (Read more)
Pope Francis' reform of the Vatican City State judicial system is mostly insider stuff. A look under the hood of the reform law could help... (Read more)