Faith Faith in Focus
November 17, 2016
Sometimes they would rustle and fidget impatiently in the pews and fiddle with missals and fold the parish newsletter into ships and trumpets.
In All Things
September 13, 2016
Now even the word “scapular” is a rare sighting, let alone the lovely gentle honest thing itself.
Faith in Focus
March 16, 2016
The Christos, for a skinny guy, sure was interested in good things to eat.
Faith in Focus
March 25, 2015
I watch for it every Easter vigil, and every Easter vigil it happens—this Easter vigil right in front of me where I sat in the second row of the chapel expressly to see it; and once again I nearly burst into tears, because it is so beautiful and subtle and gentle and heartrending and amazing,
Faith in Focus
March 04, 2015
Life, death and the home country
Faith in Focus
September 24, 2014
"Do not despise these little ones." Brian Doyle on the joy of having little kids at Mass.
Faith in Focus
May 28, 2014
Understanding the third person, the Holy Trinity and The Monsignor
Faith in Focus
May 01, 2014
Brian Doyle recalls his first encounter with a Jesuit, a huge and humble priest.
Art by Susan Ogilvie
Faith in Focus
March 04, 2014
The sacred and secular meet in a future priest's experience on the battlefield.
Faith in Focus
September 26, 2013
Here’s a wonderful, redolent, crucial part of our Catholic childhoods.