On 25 years a Catholic

April 7, 2022 Carl E. Olson 24

A quarter century ago this year my wife and I entered the Catholic Church, receiving the sacrament of the Holy Eucharist for the first time on Easter Vigil, March 29th, 1997. It was the culmination […]


Who are we, really, as Americans?

January 6, 2021 Carl E. Olson 126

Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), made the following remark as part of a longer statement about the violence in the United States Capitol: “I […]