MCC Director’s Desk
Better Than Normal

Better Than Normal

It seems odd to say, given the way everyday life has been so transformed due to the pandemic, but for me the last few months are a blur. Weren’t we just celebrating New Years a full 20 years removed from Y2K, entering a new decade with renewed commitments, resolutions...

Our 21st Century Identity Crisis

Our 21st Century Identity Crisis

During a recent presentation, I asked participants to take a moment to ask themselves, “Who am I?” The question is as ancient as the human race and one with which people have wrestled from time immemorial. Recall the Delphic maxim “Know thyself” inscribed on the...

From Pews to Politics

From Pews to Politics

I admit that as one who does legislative advocacy, there are two words that bring a smile to my face—“sine die.” I imagine many others who work around the Capitol can relate. In fact, I think an audible exhale echoes throughout Helena when the session concludes....

Speech: March For Life (Billings, MT 2018)

Speech: March For Life (Billings, MT 2018)

Reflections on the Human Life and the Dignity of the Human Person (By Matthew Brower, Executive Director of the Montana Catholic Conference) First of all, thank you for being here and for inviting me to share some words with you today. I am truly sorry I am unable to...