Obama's Long War
How long is the U.S. prepared to stay in Afghanistan?
The tensions between faith and science in West Africa
The Abbe Lamennais anticipated many of the reforms of the Second Vatican Council.
A Time for Reform
How the Catholic tradition can shape the health care debate
Books and Culture
An exhibit of African and Oceanic art at the Metropolitan Museum rejects the presumption that Western standards are the final arbiters of aesthetic achievement. View slide show.
The challenge and promise of Catholic schools
A journey from the Jesuit seminary to life as poet and husband
In his poetry Killian McDonnell takes Yahweh to task
American film culture has maintained something of an ambivalent relationship with the Catholic priesthood.
Biopics in recent years have featured artists and fallen leaders of all sorts, but no one quite like Julia Child.
It should not surprise us that the superhero genre has shaped our culture's understanding of Jesus.
Signs of the Times
The State's Duty to Protect
Enforcement in Question