Inquiring Minds

California college students respond to questions about God, good, and evil.

LA Mission College student wants to be open to everything
Veronica’s mom used to be a nun, but their family became less religious after moving to America

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview with Veronica, who is studying nutrition and dietetics, outside the Campus Services building at Los Angeles Mission College on

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2020-01-13T09:11:57-08:00January 13th, 2020|Categories: Inquiring Minds|Tags: |2 Comments

Why College of San Mateo student left Catholicism
Bella lists how the Church would have to change to win her back

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview with Bella, who is studying psychology, outside the College Center at College of San Mateo on October 23, 2019.

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2019-12-30T07:02:02-08:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: Inquiring Minds|Tags: |7 Comments

Evergreen Valley College students believe in God, abortion, assisted suicide

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interviews with Caricia, who is pursuing general studies of women, outside the Acacia building, and with Alexandra, who is studying

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2019-12-23T09:26:57-08:00December 23rd, 2019|Categories: Inquiring Minds|Tags: |2 Comments

San Jose State student lost hope in God
Rayanna was raised Catholic but didn't see her prayers working; Irene isn't religious but wonders about a Creator

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interviews with Rayanna, who is pursuing justice studies, near Sweeney Hall, and with Irene, who is studying early childhood development,

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2019-12-16T08:46:30-08:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: Inquiring Minds|Tags: |3 Comments

Christian student doesn’t think actions on Earth determine afterlife
Laythen has faith but believes that the Bible and concept of deadly sins exist in order to control people

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview with Laythen, who is studying psychology, near the Drama building at San Jose City College on October 22, 2019.

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2019-12-09T10:02:37-08:00December 9th, 2019|Categories: Exclusives, Inquiring Minds|Tags: |2 Comments

Interview with Cultural Muslim at Mission College
Sarah wears the hijab but doesn't consider herself religious

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview with Sarah, who is studying business administration, near the Student Engagement Center at Mission College in Santa Clara on October

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2019-12-02T07:51:22-08:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Inquiring Minds|Tags: |2 Comments

West Valley College atheist explains her concept of the universe
It's all about evolving from specific original matter, says Maya

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview with Maya, who is studying sociology, by the Kirkorian Pavilion at West Valley College in Saratoga on October 21,

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2019-11-25T09:14:49-08:00November 25th, 2019|Categories: Inquiring Minds|Tags: |6 Comments

Buddhist De Anza College student believes in smiling, but not a moral code
Don’t judge, be kind and help others

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview with Iris, who is studying art, in the L Quad at De Anza College in Cupertino on October 21, 2019.

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2019-11-18T08:38:05-08:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: Inquiring Minds|5 Comments

Foothill College student likes Church but not the rules
Kayla goes to Sunday Mass and Confession, but doesn't subscribe to Catholic teaching on abortion, assisted suicide, or gay marriage

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview on the Library Quad with Kayla, who is studying biology during her first year at Foothill College in Los

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2019-11-10T18:19:55-08:00November 11th, 2019|Categories: Inquiring Minds|Tags: |12 Comments

Cañada College student: “I’m not saying go eat babies, but…”
Brian and Devontay are friends; one Christian and one agnostic, and both pro-abortion

California Catholic Daily reporter, Mary Rose, visits a California college each week and asks students about God, good, and evil. Interview with Brian, who is studying psychology, and Divontay, who is studying to be a medical assistant, on the center quad

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2019-11-04T09:42:07-08:00November 4th, 2019|Categories: Exclusives, Featured, Inquiring Minds|Tags: |2 Comments