The Audacity of Christian Hope

November 21, 2016

Vol.215 / No.16

November 21, 2016

Politics & Society
Kaya OakesNovember 07, 2016

St. Columba began celebrating Black Catholic History Month and Kwanzaa alongside the regular events in the liturgical calendar.

Faith
Paul J. WadellNovember 07, 2016

To live in hope is to want nothing less for ourselves than what God wants for us. If that were the fundamental desire of our lives, what would change? How would we be resurrected?

Faith Of Many Things
Kerry WeberNovember 17, 2016

Pope Francis reminds us to challenge ourselves to each day give of ourselves and not to count the cost.

Faith Editorials
The EditorsNovember 08, 2016

As this year ends, it is crucial that we not shut the door—holy or otherwise—on the needs of those around us.

Faith Faith in Focus
Paul JaskunasNovember 17, 2016

Mary is always shining in her window, watching over the street below. I have grown grateful for this rarefied presence, respectful and inclined toward pious feelings when I pass.

Arts & Culture Books
Anthony F. Lang Jr.November 17, 2016

The combination of religion and politics then, just as today, was reinforced in cultural practices.

Arts & Culture Books
Colby DickinsonNovember 17, 2016

In this most classic of philosophical tales, Socrates dies a death that has been the subject of so much speculation and controversy.