Pope Francis: In your most painful moments, know that Jesus is praying for you.

With prayer and with life, there remains only to have courage and hope, to to feel the prayer of Jesus strongly and to keep on going.

Analysis: A canon lawyer reviews the first major changes to church law since 1983

The latest revisions to Catholic Church law all point to significant gaps in the church’s law, requiring swift action from a canonical perspective.
When is it permissible, acceptable or prudent to deny the Eucharist to someone?
James T. KeaneOctober 30, 2019

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"Building a Bridge" by Father James Martin seeks respect between church and LGBT community

Father James Martin's new books talks clearly and openly about an issue that daunts and taunts our church.

Túpac Shakur at 50: Remembering an underdog prophet

Túpac Shakur is widely recognized as a musical pioneer. On what would be his 50th birthday, it is time to recognize him as a prophet as well.

Review: Dana Gioia’s love letter to teachers and mentors

Dana Gioia’s new book is a love letter attesting to the illuminating and poetic moments of his education.