Faith News
NBA players have been vocal on social justice issues throughout the year, especially after the shocking death of George Floyd by police officers in May sparked massive protests across the United States.
Politics & Society News
Colleen DulleNovember 23, 2020
The book-length interview is the product of a series of exchanges between the pope and Austen Ivereigh, his English-language biographer.
Destruction in Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua, Nov. 17. (CNS / Oswaldo Rivas, Reuters)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeNovember 20, 2020
“The situation is just devastating, and the needs are immense.”
Matheus Vianna and Gabriel Terron pose before a relic of Carlo Acutis in 2015. Photo courtesy of St. Sebastian's church in Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.
Faith Dispatches
Filipe DominguesNovember 20, 2020
Informally called “patron of the internet” for having published stories of Eucharistic miracles online, Blessed Carlo Acutis is now admired by thousands of Brazilians, young and old.
Faith Short Take
Sam Sawyer, S.J. November 20, 2020
The bishops have failed to find a public way to communicate to American Catholics that they are taking this report seriously and are ready to make changes in response to it.
Politics & Society Interviews
Ricardo da Silva, S.J.November 20, 2020
For Black, brown and poor students in-person schooling is an essential service.
Faith Music
Addison Del MastroNovember 20, 2020
Deep in the ‘Gather’ hymnal is a treasury of distinctly Catholic meaning set to music. We could use a lot of more that.
Faith News
Inspired by St. Francis of Assisi and by Pope Francis, 2,000 young adults met online to discuss making the economy more responsive to human dignity and more respectful of creation.
Politics & Society News
Cardinal Becciu is suing an Italian news magazine, claiming that his ruined reputation has eliminated his chances of becoming pope and will undermine the legitimacy of any future papal election.
Faith News
The plaintiffs seek unspecified monetary damages, as well as an injunction to force the Vatican to release the names of more than 3,000 clerics who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse, and all documents relating to those claims.
Faith Jesuitical
JesuiticalNovember 20, 2020
Following the release of the McCarrick report, Catholics are once again asking: What is the root cause of the Catholic Church’s sex abuse crisis?
Faith Features
Nick Ripatrazone November 19, 2020
A willingness to recognize the holiness of the ordinary might be the highest ideal of the solitary life.
Faith The Word
Jaime L. WatersNovember 19, 2020
These readings just before Christmas help us think about Jesus’ heritage, significance and important people in his family.
Faith The Word
Jaime L. WatersNovember 19, 2020
These readings just before Christmas help us think about Jesus’ heritage, significance and important people in his family.
Faith The Word
Jaime L. WatersNovember 19, 2020
Paul affirms the importance of critical thinking and discernment.
Faith The Word
Jaime L. WatersNovember 19, 2020
These readings just before Christmas help us think about Jesus’ heritage, significance and important people in his family.
Arts & Culture Poetry
John Samuel TiemanNovember 19, 2020
there is only one way to pray
Arts & Culture Poetry
Joe Hoover, S.J.November 19, 2020
Christ bursts into the manger, quickened into cows
Arts & Culture Books
Erika RasmussenNovember 19, 2020
Come to Yaa Gyasi's fiction, all you who are weary and burdened, and she will give you heartbreak.
Arts & Culture Books
Vivian CabreraNovember 19, 2020
Anne Tyler's new novel can help us realize that life often is not spectacular or about jumping from one big event to the next.