Each year, America’s editor in chief (yours truly in the present instance) will take an in-depth look at a public figure whose Catholic faith plays a meaningful role in his or her life and work.
Matt Malone, S.J.December 14, 2018

November 11, 2018

The Velvet Underground: rock’s first cult band

In a new exhibit, we are treated to a kind of shrine to the band’s origins.

‘Brideshead Revisited’ changed my life. Can it work its magic on the ‘Downton Abbey’ generation?

A 11-part television adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s great novel aired weekly on PBS in 1981.

‘Silent Night’ turns 200 this year. Is it the greatest Christmas song ever?

The Rev. Joseph Mohr wrote the words to the hymn as a reflection on peace after a summer of violence in Salzburg.