Monique Parsons

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U.S. Catholics To Feel Pope's Impact With Archbishop Appointments

Monday, December 22, 2014

Since his election less than 2 years ago, Pope Francis has appointed or promoted some 40 American bishops, elevating new leaders in many cities. The most prominent is the new archbishop of Chicago.


Interfaith Chaplains Revitalize An Old Role On College Campuses

Thursday, October 16, 2014

A third of young Americans report no religious affiliation. Given the odds, you might expect life around a college chaplain's office to be pretty dull these days. Not so.


'Unmosqued' Examines Muslim Variant Of Unchurched Youth

Friday, May 23, 2014

A new documentary making the rounds on college campuses is striking a chord with young Muslims. It depicts them drifting away from Islam and argues that mosques are to blame.

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My Father, The Pilot

Sunday, June 16, 2013

We tend to think we have our parents figured out, but we often don't. Reporter Monique Parsons knew her dad as a mild-mannered avocado farmer who rarely strayed from home. On this Father's Day, Parsons tells the story of how she discovered that her father was actually a fearless pilot.


In Chicago, Dueling Ads Over The Meaning Of 'Jihad'

Friday, March 08, 2013

There is an advertising battle going on over the Arabic term jihad. In Chicago, a group has launched a bus and subway ad campaign meant to reclaim the term jihad from another series of ads that presents jihadists as violent.