Last Take

Stephanie Slade January 07, 2020
Alcohol is, quite literally, at the center of the Catholic experience.
Stephanie Saldaña December 13, 2019
We bring our hearts with us to Bethlehem. This is what Christmas means.
Asylum seekers in Tijuana, Mexico, listen to names being called from a waiting list at a border crossing in San Diego on Sept. 26. (AP Photo/Elliot Spagat,File)
Kerry Kennedy December 11, 2019
The human rights activist Kerry Kennedy, a daughter of Ethel and Robert F. Kennedy, finds both heartache and heroism during a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Tara Isabella Burton December 02, 2019
Writer Tara Isabella Burton reflects on finding her Christianity.
Damian Costello November 15, 2019
One of the richest philosophical traditions in human history has been ignored and even systematically persecuted: the broad family of indigenous philosophies.
John Gehring November 01, 2019
Christianity is not a collection of abstract principles that can be reduced to parsing and defending faceless propositions.