In Good Company

Is the Pope Catholic?

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

I confess to being impatient with the impassioned reactions to Pope Francis’ recent interview with Jesuit journals. To my mind Pope Francis... (Read more)
I am so tired of people who want to pick fights with my faith being unable to cite it accurately.Last month New Jersey Governor Chris... (Read more)

Pray your way through the school year

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

Labor Day feels more like New Year’s Day to me. If I want to make a resolution, I make it at the start of the school year, when the pencils... (Read more)

A bodacious witness to women

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

Two utterly unrelated stories have me thinking about what Pope Francis means when he says the Church must “go out.”The first comes from... (Read more)

Chill out, moms

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

"Motherhood is not my highest calling." That provocative headline from blogger Elizabeth Esther got my attention a few years ago, and a lengthy... (Read more)
The 2013 Fortnight for Freedom – two weeks of prayer, fasting and education to defend religious freedom between now and Independence day – kicks... (Read more)

Obedience as a path to faith

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

In a recent essay, Humblesse Oblige, writer Simcha Fisher makes a lovely case for the neglected virtue of obedience, reminding us that the... (Read more)

In the aftermath of Mother’s Day

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

I can’t believe I am about to defend Mother’s Day – I who dislike being fussed over and think of the occasion mainly as the day I’m going to... (Read more)

Helpers in Boston

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

I had a column almost written on an entirely different topic this week – and then my son texted me to turn on the news because there’d been... (Read more)

Holy Week and the patience of God

By Rebecca Ryskind Teti

Something charming Pope Francis has been doing his first week as Pope is celebrating daily mass in the chapel at Casa Santa Marta,... (Read more)

Follow us:

Check out Catholic News Agency Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome