Professor of Theology, University of Notre Dame
Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame and author of several books, including The Church: The Evolution of Catholicism, and Lives of the Popes
On this Christmas Eve, we take another look at the evolution of the Roman Catholic Church , an ancient institution in a fast moving world.
Dec. 24, 2010from To the Point
LA's Cardinal Roger Mahoney is a relatively liberal leader of Irish-American stock. To replace him, Pope Benedict XVI has named Jose Gomez , an immigrant from Mexico, who's also…
Apr. 12, 2010from Which Way, L.A.?
Pedophilia by priests is not the only recent development for an ancient institution trying to cope with fast-moving contemporary realities.
Apr. 12, 2010from To the Point
A special Left, Right & Center recorded in front of an audience in Santa Monica.
Feb. 21from Left, Right & Center
It’s been only days since the president was acquitted in the impeachment trial.
Feb. 12from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The Super Bowl is this Sunday, and Donald Trump and Michael Bloomberg’s campaigns have spent big money on commercial time during the game.
Jan. 31from KCRW Features
Officers are accused of using bogus info to boost stats of traffic stops. As a result, 20 officers have been taken off the streets.
Jan. 21from KCRW Features
Nearing the end of the impeachment trial.
Jan. 31from Left, Right & Center
And some other important questions too.
Jan. 29from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Follow NPR's live coverage of the 2020 New Hampshire primary, including results and analysis.
Feb. 11from News Special Programming
With Bernie Sanders leading the Democratic candidates, Republicans are reviving a political dirty word: “socialism.”
Feb. 13from To the Point
"If you raise the bar on what's impeachable, then you end up lowering the bar on what political behavior is acceptable. ...