No More Nukes?

May 4, 2015

Vol.212 / No.15

May 4, 2015

Kevin ClarkeApril 22, 2015

There is an oddly anachronistic feel to talk about the abolition of nuclear weapons. Like watching Civil Defense films of the 1960s, contemporary calls to ban the bomb provoke a disorienting déjà vu, recalling a different, more paranoid and dangerous time. After all, with the Cold War over—s

CARE OF SOULS. Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas of Tucson greets men entering a soup kitchen in Nogales, in northern Mexico, in 2014.

Catholicism is undergoing an epochal transformation. For more than a millennium dogma has been the hard core of church life, defining who is in and who is out. Partisans have fought over the correct way to define Christian belief; they condemned their opponents and persecuted them as heretics.In thi

Robert EllsbergApril 22, 2015

Cardinal John O’Connor announced in 2000 that the Vatican had accepted his petition to initiate the cause for the beatification and canonization of Dorothy Day. With this approval, she received the title Servant of God. Progress on her cause continued under Cardinal Edward Egan, who establishe

Of Many Things

While Fr. Malone is away, Michael Rossmann, S.J., introduces readers to The Jesuit Post.

Editorials
The EditorsApril 22, 2015

Today negotiators in Vienna announced a deal to limit Iran's nuclear program.

Faith in Focus
Kerry WeberApril 22, 2015

It is a Sunday morning in 1992, and I am 10 years old and visiting relatives in the midwest. We head to church, pile into a pew, sit, stand and then sing the entrance hymn at Mass. I happen to look up from my missalette just as two girls who are about my age walk up the aisle; they are wea

Books
Kenneth L. WoodwardApril 22, 2015

'America's Pastor,' by Grant Wacker