In this issue, America deals with a crisis that is causing enormous pain and great scandal in the churchsexual abuse by priests. These crimesthere is no other word for themhave physically, psychologically and spiritually damaged hundreds, perhaps thousands, of children and their families.
During the Easter triduum this year, homilists will find themselves, sadly, with a great deal of contemporary material that echoes the story of Good Friday. The events of Sept.
The Importance of Perspective
A Personal View
Books and Culture
Sin is the hardest thing in the world to explain but the easiest thing to demonstrate.
The novelist Iris Murdoch died only two years ago at the age of 79, but already a memoir, film and biography have appeared to preserve he
Its name evokes peace, but Jerusalem is a city in constant turmoil, where controversy often turns deadly.