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Pope Francis: What should we do for people who leave the church? Jesus shows us the way.

In his second general audience on evangelization, Pope Francis explains how Jesus is a model of evangelization, whose "pastoral heart beats for the person who is lost and far away."

The Vatican gave over $10 million in charity in 2022, with Ukraine getting $2.2 million

The Dicastery for the Service of Charity, led by Polish Cardinal Krajewski, spent $2.2 million (2 million euros) in 2022 for humanitarian help in Ukraine.
There is a reason the Catholic Church often speaks of abortion and euthanasia together as life issues.
The EditorsDecember 15, 2022

December 31, 2022

Leonard Cohen’s Jewish and Christian imagery: ‘All that poetry was at my fingertips’

In this excerpt from her new book on Leondard Cohen, Marcia Pally examines his use of Jewish and Christian biblical images in the singer-swongwriter’s lyrics.

‘The Banshees of Inisherin’ and the dark Catholic imagination of Martin McDonagh

Martin McDonagh’s new movie “The Banshees of Inisherin” serves up sad enough stuff to leave viewers crying in our beer. But first we laugh.

The Pulitzer winner who predicted Elon Musk and Elizabeth Holmes 25 years ago

A quarter-century after its release, Steven Millhauser's 'Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer' shines a harsh but revealing light on some of the 21st century’s most powerful forces and enigmatic personalities.