Behind the scenes of Pope Francis’ Communion Wars press conference

Fresh off the papal plane, Vatican correspondent Gerard O’Connell joins host Colleen Dulle to discuss Pope Francis’ response to his question about the U.S. bishops’ debate over denying communion to pro-choice politicians.

Pope Francis: Our life should be a pilgrimage of hope

Today I would like to speak to you about my Apostolic Journey in Budapest and in Slovakia. I would summarize it as follows: it was a pilgrimage of prayer, a pilgrimage to the roots, a pilgrimage of hope.
God doesn’t share in our outrage. God only invites us to kinship and connection.
Ashley McKinlessSeptember 19, 2021

August 2, 2021

Mandolinist and singer-songwriter Chris Thile writes psalms for those who struggle to believe — or belong

In “Laysongs,” mandolinist Chris Thile lays theatrics and sea captains aside and sings simply and honestly about his struggle to believe.

Andrew Garfield and Jessica Chastain are ‘the Ken and Barbie of televangelism’ in ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’

America spoke with Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield about the nature of faith and the singular courage of Tammy Faye.

‘The Chair’ was uncomfortable to watch as a recent college grad. And that’s the point.

Social justice scandals play out in Netflix's newest hit "The Chair", echoing college campuses across the country. The show's empathy is remarkable, but as a recent graduate, some scenes hit too close to home.