Letters and responses to issues affecting the Anchorage Archdiocese.
My wife Mary and I raised nine children in Alaska. All were baptized in the Catholic faith.
The Alaskan community from which my vocation sprang has always been and will always be in the heart of my priestly ministry.
Alaska’s Supreme Court majority decision to strike down parental notifications on abortion displays a stunning lack of contact with the real effects that abortion has on young women.
I vote, not on what candidates say or personally believe, but on what I think they will actually do in office. Will the candidate do more good or more harm in office? I do not vote for candidates based on their religious assent to Catholic theology or even their political philosophies on issues even…
One way to measure a culture is to look at whether respect was shown for the remains of the dead. Remains, millions of years old, recently were discovered in the Raising Star Cave in South Africa.
The following letters were first published in the August issue of the Catholic Anchor.