Lessons of the Camino
What I learned from secular seekers on the way to Compostela
Try a Little Kindness
This Lent and every Lent, we Christians profess that “the kindness and generous love of God our Savior has appeared” (Ti 3:4).
The World By Chair
Armchair travel no doubt began before there were either armchairs or travel, as we think of them today.
Books and Culture
America on Lectio Divina
In the March 9 issue of America Patrick and Claudette McDonald make the case that married couples should cultivate the ancient practice of lectio divina to ground their relationship in Gods love. Over the years, America has published several articles on lectio divina. A selection appears below: Ever Ancient, Ever New: Lectio divina is not just for monastics anymore.