June 12, 2017

Vol.216 / No.13

June 12, 2017

Rio Grande. Source: Asaavedra32
Arts & Culture Poetry
John PochMay 31, 2017

The editors of America are pleased to present the winner of the 2017 Foley Poetry Award.

The 2017 winner of the Foley Poetry Contest is "Rio Grande (South)" by John Poch. Photo: Bob Palin.
Arts & Culture Poetry
Joseph P. HooverMay 31, 2017

Br. Joseph Hoover, S.J. reflects on this year's Foley Poetry Contest.

Faith The Word
Michael SimoneJune 02, 2017

Jesus’ body was a place of action. In his body, Jesus healed, fed, forgave, called and taught.

Faith The Word
Michael SimoneJune 02, 2017

The fearless, risky speech of Jeremiah and Jesus is both an example and a command to the church throughout time.

Politics & Society Last Take
Sr. Carol KeehanMay 18, 2017

Through prayer, we are able to talk over challenges and frustrations that are inherent in our health care environment while also understanding that knowing God is an incredible privilege.