Rocco Palmo has an important posting on the decline in numberof thereporters assigned to write on religion by the major newspapers. A native of Rockland County, NY, I am sorry to see that "The Journal News" is among the papers who decide that they can do without reports on religion. Gary Stern has been an excellent reporter.
Rev. Joseph A. Komonchak, professor emeritus of the School of Theology and Religious Studies at the Catholic University of America, is a retired priest of the Archdiocese of New York.