Our Popular Interviews & Articles

Christian Marriage and Divine Love.” St. Paul Center. December 30, 2019.

“The Logic of Complementarity:  Why Mothers and Fathers Matter in Amoris laetitia.”  Intercom: A Catholic Liturgical and Pastoral Resource 48 no. 5 (2018): 14-15. (The journal can be found here. The article, however, requires a subscription).

John's Popular Interviews & Articles

There’s a lot to like in Amoris Laetitia.”  National Catholic Register.  April 9, 2018.  

In marriage, the love of Christ is made visible.” Posted February 9, 2018.

“To Revitalize Parish Life and Welcome Home Wounded Hearts, We Must Seek What Has Been Lost: Community.”  Our Sunday Visitor 104, no. 6 (June 7, 2015), p. 11.

“Understanding the New Human Ecology.”  Our Sunday Visitor 103, no. 41 (February 8, 2015), p. 9.


“The Law of Gradualism: A Process Toward God.” Our Sunday Visitor 103, no. 28 (November 9, 2014), p.8.

“Sex and the City of God:  Exploring the Connection Between Sex and Life Issues.”  The Crozier 1, no.1 (2014): 4-8.


Reflections on Pope Benedict XVI’s Jesus of Nazareth: The Infancy Narratives” in the newsletter of the Pontifical Council for the Family.  No. 4. Posted February 2013.


Formation in Human Sexuality, Marriage, and Family Life” published on the USCCB’s website for Catechetical Sunday. Posted September 19, 2010.

“Formation in Human Sexuality, Marriage, and Family Life.”   In A Book of Readings on Marriage.  Committee on Evangelization and Catechesis.  Washington, DC: USCCB, 2010.  pp. 26-30.


“Divorce and Remarriage in the NT:  Clarifying the Bases for the Church’s Teaching.”  Family Perspectives Journal.  Vol. 28, no. 2 (Spring 2010), 8-9


The Theology of the Body according to Pope John Paul II” published on the USCCB’s “For Your Marriage.” Posted September 2008.


Marriage as a Unitive and Procreative Partnership” is published on the USCCB. Posted November 2005.   

Harry Potter: Muddled Mythology for a Postmodern World.”  Posted October 2000.