Anna is currently a Senior at Manhattan College, majoring in International Studies with minors in Peace and Justice studies and Spanish. She is an Intern in the C-Fam NYC office. Both being strongly rooted in her Catholic faith and being the oldest of 9 children, has made her extremely passionate about the right to life and respect for families.
Psalm 121: The Lord the Keeper of Israel. This verse, has always held a dear place in my heart, though I never read it in the Bible, I knew the
Catholic Social Teaching (CST) is an essential part of a Catholic’s faith with its roots being in the teachings of the Hebrew prophets who announced God’s love for the poor.
Take a moment to think about something positive that you heard on the news. Now think about a moment when you’ve had positive thoughts. Have you thought about anything other
As a devout Catholic I am called to attend Mass every weekend, either on Saturday nights or on Sunday. However, the Church’s response to the Coronavirus is changing how I,
It’s only day 6 of being quarantined and it feels like I am already losing my mind, losing all hope. The coronavirus is a pandemic that is quickly affecting every
This past week marked the second half of the 51st Session on Statistical Commission, which took place at the United Nations from March 3rd to the 6th. As we enter
Venezuela, once one of the richest countries in Latin America, is now one of the poorest and most unstable countries in the world. Populism in Latin America changed Venezuela and
Pope Francis’ encyclical, Laudato Si, on the environment currently has a new wave of support by the Catholic Climate Covenant. This is an organization that is seeking to create an
This week marks the beginning of the 58th Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD58) which will take place at the United Nations from February 10th to the 19th.
Matamoros, Mexico and Brownsville,Texas used to be typical sleepy (some even say boring) border towns with the Rio Grande River separating them, and the international bridge connecting them. On the