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 August 16, 2019 issue

Local stories:

  • Forming ‘saints and scholars’: Parish’s new $3 million education center continues 160-year focus of teaching the faith
  • New sessions added to archdiocesan event on evangelization and catechesis
  • Seminarians build fraternity during annual convocation
  • From the Archives: Cornerstone laid in Yorkville

Regular local features:

  • Christ the Cornerstone: The Church is the Mystical Body of Christ
    • Cristo, la piedra angular: La Iglesia es el Cuerpo Místico de Cristo
  • Editorial: When we disagree with the Church
  • Worship and Evangelization Outreach: Spiritual direction and the traditions of listening
  • That All May Be One: ‘Festival of Faiths’ allows us to embrace diversity in our midst
  • Public Schedule of Archbishop Charles C. Thompson
  • Letters to the Editor
    • Epidemic of shootings must remind us we ‘are our brother’s keeper’
    • There are parallels between mass shootings, tragedy of abortion, reader says
  • Events Calendar
    • Sisters of Providence in Terre Haute to host golf scramble on Sept. 27
  • Obituaries
    • General listing
    • Franciscan Sister Mary Ann Miles served as an organist, in music education for decades
    • Providence Sister Barbara Ann Zeller began ministries for the elderly in New Albany Deanery
    • Helen Staublin, 89, mother of Father Daniel Staublin, died on Aug. 5
    • Rita Fritsch, 95, mother of Father Michael Fritsch, died on Aug. 6
  • My Journey to God: A Gift on the Feast of the Assumption

Catholic News Service:

  • Bishop Fabre: Shootings show ‘all communities are affected by racism’
  • In new interview, pope explains aim of synod, warns against nationalism
  • Pew survey shows majority of Catholics don’t believe in ‘Real Presence’
  • Cardinal Tobin: Pope’s letter reminds priests Christ’s ‘joy, hope’ are constantly ‘born anew’
  • Bishops of Mississippi condemn ICE raid, roundup of workers
  • Marian apparition claims not endorsed by diocese, local bishop
  • Faith was there ‘in darkest moments,’ says priest after shooting
  • Vocation, mission of ‘people of God’ is focus of consultation’s statement
  • Faith leaders ask end to hate speech, urge gun control
  • Vatican officials among Church leaders at Medjugorje youth festival
  • Pope’s general audience talks cover fundamentals of Catholic faith
  • Science project sparked Colorado girl’s water plan for town in Kenya
  • Column: Reality checks help us live a more prudent and orderly life
  • Column: A news junkie hits the beach
  • The Sunday Readings: Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time
  • Question Corner: While having reverence for Christ, Muslims deny his divinity

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