Expert: Racial division is hurting the Church

Daryl Grigsby, the well-known African American commentator, author and convert to Catholicism 25 years ago, hosted a March 7 webinar on the thorny subject of racism, apparent indifference to it and what can be done about it in the Catholic Church.

Titled "Synodality,

What makes this Kentucky Catholic school a success

Catholic schools in the United States often walk a fine line between keeping their doors open or shutting down forever. Shrinking enrollment -- and sometimes shrinking parishes -- are key causes of their demise making children the tragic losers.

But Deacon Ron Allen,