State's Use of Death Penalty Diminishes Culture of Life, Dignity of Human Person

State’s Use of Death Penalty Diminishes Culture of Life, Dignity of Human Person

Here is my column in The Catholic Voice on a public policy issue, the use of the death penalty. “As I wrote at the end of my previous column, this month’s is about the death penalty. A referendum will be on the ballot…

Voting: One Way To Oppose Injustice

Voting: One Way To Oppose Injustice

Here is my column in The Catholic Voice  on what St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein) said about why we ought to be voting. “Continuing with the theme of Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship, I’d like to focus on the…

Only God is the Master of Life!

Only God is the Master of Life!

Here is a piece I wrote on the death penalty for The Catholic Answer, the magazine for Our Sunday Visitor. Capital punishment is not an intrinsic evil, but if there are alternatives, we ought to use them. “The national conversation…