Stephen Kokx

May 6, 2013

Was Jesus a hipster?

If you can, think back to 2008. Remember when Sarah Palin mocked Barack Obama’s community organizing background? Do you recall how popular this slogan became soon
May 6, 2013

Five Questions with Alejandro Bermudez

EDITOR’S NOTE: CV is happy to include a new entry in our “Five Questions” series. This interview features Alejandro Bermudez, the Executive Director of the Catholic
April 24, 2013

Boston Strong: Coming together through sports

One month after the September 11th attacks, President Bush stood atop the pitcher’s mound in old Yankee Stadium before game 3 of the 2001 World Series and delivered the
April 18, 2013

Pope Francis and the Devil

The terrorist attacks in Boston this week have prompted many people to ask themselves why. Why did this happen? Why would anyone do such a thing?
April 15, 2013

What Rand Paul should have said at Howard University

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul gave an important speech last week at Howard University – a historically black institution located in our nation’s capital. The prevailing wisdom is that
April 15, 2013

Winning doesn’t take care of everything

Tiger Woods did not win the Masters this weekend. Adam Scott did. Scott beat Argentinean Ángel Cabrera on the second hole of a sudden death playoff, making
April 12, 2013

David Letterman is clueless when it comes to gay ‘marriage’

I don’t watch a lot of television, but when I do, I make sure to avoid the “Late Show with David Letterman.” It’s not that he
April 10, 2013

Detroit Archbishop tries to save souls; Mainstream media not happy.

Since when do outlets like Slate, Huffington Post, CNN, Esquire, and USA Today care about who receives Holy Communion? They rarely, if ever, concern themselves with
April 8, 2013

African American voices are being drowned out of the gay marriage debate

In the weeks following Pope Benedict’s decision to abdicate the papacy, the American media made sure to provide a platform to Catholics who disagree with Church