In the upcoming print issue of The Criterion

The latest edition of The Criterion has been printed and is on its way to subscribers. Below is a list of stories that will be appearing in the issue, along with regular features like the archbishop's column, the editorial page and our events calendar.

Front pageOur June 14, 2019 issue

Local stories:

  • New Catholics from Bright, Fortville, Greencastle and Indianapolis share their journey to the Catholic faith
    • ‘Something I never had before’
    • ‘Never felt so much love’
    • ‘Together in the journey toward Christ’
    • ‘I finally feel like I belong’
    • Welcome, New Catholics
  • Giving offers opportunity ‘to say thanks’ and ‘do thanks’
  • Gift of friendship—human and divine—is at heart of book
  • From the Archives: St. Michael teacher and students on TV
  • Serra Club Vocations Essay: With the help of family, student uses faith, prayer as guides in life’s journey

Regular local features:

  • Christ the Cornerstone: Mystery of Trinity reveals breadth, depth of God’s love
    • Cristo, la piedra angular: El misterio de la Santísima Trinidad revela la amplitud y la profundidad del amor de Dios
  • Editorial: Unborn children, the most vulnerable members of society
  • Joyful Witness: Warm greeting has the power to transform others
  • Our Works of Charity: Pain, perseverance and the road to wisdom and maturity
  • Twenty Something: How to accept criticism: a spiritual exercise
  • Be Our Guest: Teen’s tragic death a reminder that some family histories are similar
  • Public Schedule of Archbishop Charles C. Thompson
  • Letters to the Editor
    • No letters were printed this week
  • Events Calendar
    • Father Clement Davis to receive human rights award in Columbus on June 20
    • Nominations sought for Respect Life and Pro-Life Youth awards through Aug. 31
    • Helpers of God’s Precious Infants Mass and pro-life prayer ministry to start on June 15
  • Obituaries
    • General listing
  • My Journey to God: Pray Today

Catholic News Service:

  • Bishops meet to vote on policies regarding sexual abuse crisis
  • Pope Francis names delegate for pastoral care of Lourdes pilgrims
  • Former NBA referee makes spiritual call to be permanent deacon
  • Gender ideology is opposed to faith, reason, Vatican office says
  • Column: Modern-day corpse raiders
  • Column: Pope Francis critical of ‘meanness’ toward migrants and refugees
  • The Sunday Readings: The Most Holy Trinity
  • Question Corner: The Church counsels that divorce should be avoided whenever possible


  • Thank God on Father’s Day for the gifts he gives through children

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