Taking Refuge

November 23, 2015

Vol.213 / No.16

November 23, 2015

TURNING TOWARD MORNING. Archbishop Blase J. Cupich of Chicago blesses a rosary for Jaime Dones as he visited with patrons during a Thanksgiving dinner put on by Catholic Charities on Nov. 27, 2014. The dinner is held for the homeless and the hungry.
Rabbi Daniel F. PolishNovember 10, 2015

Rabbi Daniel Polish he topsy-turvy world of Psalm 118

LITERARY FRIENDS. Philip Caraman, S.J.
Mark Bosco, S.J. November 10, 2015

Catholic writers inspired by Jesuit friendships

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Patricia Cooney HathawayNovember 10, 2015

The seasons of the year provide for many people an intuitive metaphor for understanding seasons of our lives. The lyrics to Frank Sinatra’s poignant “September Song” need no explanation: “Oh, it’s a long, long while from May to December/ But the days grow short when you

Of Many Things
Jeremy ZippleNovember 10, 2015

The conference room in Senator Elizabeth Warren’s office suite on Capitol Hill can comfortably seat a dozen people. But on a Monday morning earlier this month, triple that number had crammed themselves into it. A few minutes past 11 o’clock, three Warren staffers squeezed their way into

Letters
Our readersNovember 10, 2015

Our readers respond—join the conversation

A mother and child are seen enjoying time together in a park in Indianapolis. (CNS)
Editorials
The EditorsNovember 12, 2015

Having children and participating in the workforce should not have to be be traded off.

Faith in Focus
Chris BrunoNovember 10, 2015

Bringing the Beatitudes behind bars