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A priest lifts up the consecrated host during Mass.
FaithFaith in Focus
Joe Hoover, S.J.
The great Catholic irony is that the Mass—that ripe cadenced insane activity at the heart of the church—is weirdly, bizarrely, the right and fitting place to bring our concerns about the Mass itself.
FaithFaith in Focus
Valerie Schultz
I’m afraid, but not of the virus. Frankly, I’m afraid of what I will see, of what I will hear when I get there and step inside the church.
FaithFaith in Focus
Neil Fulton
The practice of sitting in the front pew has helped to focus my own wandering mind.
Stock image of a man in the midst of fog navigating a road filled with “do not enter” signs.
FaithFaith in Focus
Kevin Clarke
If you’re 100 percent sure about faith...is it still faith?
Arts & CultureFaith in Focus
Patrick Saint-Jean, S.J.
Will Smith slapped Chris Rock in a moment of passionate anger. Here’s what he could have done differently, according to St. Ignatius.
FaithFaith in Focus
Kerry Weber
The Easter Vigil is a Mass that bears only a basic resemblance to typical Catholic weekend worship, but in breaking from that form it brings home the power of the Resurrection anew.