Guest columnists

June 9, 2010

Is it time for married men, women to take the lead in ministry?

The Catholic Church’s observance of the Year of the Priests ends June 19. I would like to make some personal comments before this period ends. I […]
June 16, 2010

Fathers must become role models, balancing strength, tenderness

The following essay by an anonymous father is a beautiful Father’s Day tribute. “We will solve many problems in our society when young men are willing […]
June 16, 2010

AP: Clausen resignation cuts tension

In her job as Louisiana Commissioner of Higher Education, Sally Clausen had become a polarizing figure, so few people at the state Capitol seemed surprised when […]
June 23, 2010

Taking coastal matters into our own hands

We are fighting a war. There is no doubt that the ongoing BP oil spill is a full-frontal assault on our Louisiana way of life. From […]