Saints, Not Superheroes

March 20, 2017

Vol.216 / No.6

March 20, 2017

Arts & Culture Books
Thomas P. Rausch February 16, 2017

The Islamic Jesus draws on the presentation of Christ in the Quran to find new common ground for the People of the Book. 

Arts & Culture Books
John A. Coleman March 07, 2017

John A. Coleman, S.J., reviews "A Church of the Poor: Pope Francis and the Transformation of Orthodoxy" by Clemens Sedmak.

Arts & Culture Poetry
John Bellinger February 15, 2017

Al Kiddush Hashem (to sanctify His name)
We will climb this last cold hillside
where morning leaves its breath
upon the uncomplaining stones,

Faith The Word
Michael Simone March 17, 2017

John wrote this Gospel to show how easy it is for any of us to lose sight of Jesus, even when he works openly.

Faith The Word
Michael Simone March 17, 2017

We might not embody new life with such Christ-like perfection that we can raise the dead, but we can reveal the new creation in other ways.

Politics & Society Last Take
George J. Mitchell February 24, 2017

On St. Patrick’s Day, we celebrate our Irish heritage and our good fortune to be Americans.