All Catholic Review editorial staff members contribute to the Amen column, which covers topics ranging from weddings to Mother's Day to dealing with loss.


Amen: Love and sex in a poisonous culture
Apr 11 2017
“People really want to be challenged to be better than even they think they can be,” Father Matthew Buening said.

Amen: Father Mike’s field hospital
Mar 10 2017
“Some focus on a specific issue, Father Bialek said of Father Mike Orchik. “He wants to help all people, regardless of their situation.”

Amen: Can Big Brother make you virtuous?
Feb 09 2017
A government can’t make its citizens virtuous by bribing them or threatening them with punishment.

Amen: Holy Ghost Power
Jan 10 2017
If one of the features the Review publishes in the coming year moves you or your neighbor to give even more, it will fulfill its purpose.

Amen: Transform young hearts into places of prayer
Nov 29 2016
Praying with young children doesn’t have to be intimidating. There are moments throughout the day that can be turned into opportunities to teach little ones about God.

Amen: Amid change, same message
Nov 17 2016
Through all of this change, the message of the church remains the same: Jesus Christ – yesterday, today and forever, as St. John Paul II reminded us.

Amen: No place like the Archdiocese of Baltimore
Oct 19 2016
Never underestimate the challenges in our community, nor the opportunities therein.

Amen: Jesus misses you
Aug 30 2016
Eucharistic adoration at the Baltimore Basilica is in trouble. See what you can do to help – and grow closer to Christ.

Amen: World Youth Day visits country steeped in our faith
Jul 27 2016
Poland is Catholic – spiritually and culturally. The faith is woven into the lives and fortunes of the people.

Amen: During the journey, don’t forget to look back
Jul 05 2016
When Olivia Bonner, Sarah Conway and Benjamin Cummins graduated June 3, they had spent 15 years – approximately 5/6 of their lives – together.