A native of the Adirondacks and Saratoga Springs in northern New York State, journalist and fiction writer Kate O’Hare now lives in Los Angeles, where she’s on a neverending quest to find a parish in the L.A. Archdiocese with orthodox preaching, excellent traditional music and parking.
In a wide ranging interview in Parade, stage and film actor Hugh Jackman -- soon to be seen as the pirate Blackbeard in "Pan," due out Oct. 9 -- talks about his rough childhood (his mother left w... More
In his recent encyclical, Laudato si: On Care for Our Common Home, Pope Francis made a survey of Earth and found much to be wanting in how we think about and treat our fellow humans and the enviro... More
For The Tidings, the newspaper of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, I polled some Catholics of my acquaintance, both in L.A. and beyond, on their feelings about the GOP candidates, in the wake of th... More
I'm sitting here watching Pope Francis on Time Warner Cable's new all-pope-all-the-time channel -- click here for details -- while coverage also continues on Fox News, MSNBC, CNN, the broadcast ... More
As in the "undercard" Republican debate among lower-polling candidates earlier on Wednesday, Sept. 16 -- click here to read about that -- the campaign to defund Planned Parenthood as a result of t... More
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, a convert to Catholicism from Hinduism, may not have high enough poll numbers to be in the main debate, but he gave it all he had in the preliminary CNN Republica... More
Let me say up front, I'm not an Apple person. I've used Apple products for work, but I don't buy them, and I don't currently own any, preferring to stay on the Samsung/HP/Android/Google/Windows ax... More