The Common Good

Cathy Lynn Grossman

Blog Posts by Cathy Lynn Grossman

Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 4 days 9 min ago
John M. Templeton, Jr., a pediatric surgeon who left medicine behind to carry on his father’s passion for pursuing “new spiritual information” through the sciences as president and chairman of the...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 1 week 4 days ago
The African-American boy who grew up without a father, who started his work life as a community organizer on the payroll of a Catholic agency, and who later became U.S. president had plenty to say...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 1 week 5 days ago
The United States is a significantly less Christian country than it was seven years ago.That’s the top finding – one that will ricochet through American faith, culture, and politics – in the Pew...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 2 weeks 1 day ago
Religious identity used to be “inherited.” “Cradle Catholic” is shorthand for born into the faith; within Judaism, the faith is passed through a Jewish mother to her children unless they grow up to...
Posted by Cathy Lynn Grossman 2 weeks 2 days ago
Unlike Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, historically all led by men, or the philosophies of the East such as Buddhism where male scholars and monks dominate, folk religions — close to village or...