December 19-26, 2016
After one of my own teenage students was murdered, Emmett Till's grave became a place of occasional pilgrimage for me.
An exclusive interview with James Martin, S.J. and Martin Scorsese, the director of "Silence."
The Jesuits had lost their way, some thought, especially in Latin America, where the sons of Ignatius had embraced liberation theology.
To those who lived in that world of fear, it must have seemed absurd that an infant would be the answer to their fear.
Without the weeks I spent easing back into prayer, I would not be alive today.
For some, El Salvador was a shameful episode, in which Washington backed the perpetrators of a death squad bloodbath in a failed attempt to militarily defeat a homegrown leftist insurgency.