Saint of the Darkness

August 29-September 6, 2016

Vol.215 / No.5

August 29-September 6, 2016

Police officers attend a July 17 vigil at St. John the Baptist Church in Zachary, La., for the fatal attack on policemen in Baton Rouge, La. (CNS photo/Jeffrey Dubinsky, Reuters)
Politics & Society
Michael PasquierJuly 27, 2016

Why the slow movement toward racial justice in the church?

Faith
James Martin, SJAugust 16, 2016

Brian Kolodiejchuk speaks of Mother Teresa's early mystical experiences and her struggles with the “dark night.”

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Faith
Charles ZechAugust 18, 2016

We need to develop a new model for providing Catholic elementary school education.

Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.August 18, 2016

Donald Trump’s favorite scapegoat these days is the national media.

Letters
Our readersAugust 18, 2016

Join the conversation.

Faith Editorials
The EditorsAugust 17, 2016

If the church discerns it enjoys the freedom to admit women to the diaconate, should we?

Faith in Focus
Kaya OakesAugust 18, 2016

"What is unclear is how that role works when your godchild is a fully-formed adult."