More on Young Women

Unsafe abortions on the rise across Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya — Amid increasing calls for legalization of abortion in Africa, botched cases among young women are on the … Continued

Britain’s Girl Guides drop oath to God

CANTERBURY, England — For more than 100 years, Britain’s Girl Guides took an oath to “love God and serve the … Continued

Can a Christian watch ‘Game of Thrones’?

Is there anything morally redeeming about “Game of Thrones”? Does the hit HBO series even have a moral vision? The … Continued

Coalition to protect religious freedom shows its fault lines

WASHINGTON — In a conference full of people who champion traditional religious values, Amardeep Singh knew that everyone might not … Continued

Sex assaults in the military: An epidemic that is being ignored

Can you believe that there were about 26,000 incidents of sexual assault in the military last year? That’s an astounding … Continued

More Gospel inclusiveness, please

A journalist recently asked what I thought about possible changes in the Catholic Church with our new pope. He specifically … Continued

Feminism and the future of the Catholic Church

This commentary is adapted from a Berkley Center lecture delivered at Georgetown University on November 5, 2012. The unexpected election … Continued

Delayed marriage fallout: More unwed births, report says

First comes baby, then comes marriage? That is the new norm for many middle-class young Americans — and they and … Continued

Faith-based procrastination: Religious job bias in taxpayer-funded programs

No American should be denied a taxpayer-funded job because of what he or she believes about religion. Yet that’s exactly … Continued

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ moves evangelicals beyond black and white sexuality

Ask Kelley Taylor, a Southern Baptist college student, if she’s opened the steamy pages of “Fifty Shades of Grey,” and … Continued