The Rise of the Nuns

By Joe LaGuardia Everyone is making a stink out of the rise of the “nones,” people who do not subscribe to any organized faith or denomination. What about the rise of the “nuns”? A bad pun with a nun?  Not quite.  The Catholic Church in England and Whales is claiming a 25-year record for women recruitment in holyContinue reading “The Rise of the Nuns”

Understanding world religions encourages dialogue, peace

By Joe LaGuardia Last week I wrote about violence against Christians and Muslims in Nigeria.  It wasn’t the only time I wrote about conflict on the global stage, nor will it be my last. I feel that, as an author on the religion page, it is one of my jobs to educate you, dear reader,Continue reading “Understanding world religions encourages dialogue, peace”