'Pastors, Not Princes'

July 6-13, 2015

Vol.213 / No.1
J. Greg PhelanJune 24, 2015

"The Book of Strange New Things: A Novel," by Michel Faber

PORT OF CALL. Pope Francis greets immigrants  in Lampedusa, Italy, July 8, 2013.
J. Kevin ApplebyJune 24, 2015

A hallmark of Pope Francis’ papacy has been his ability to focus the attention of the church and the world on human beings who live on the margins of society. In no area has he accomplished this more profoundly and effectively than in defending the rights of persons on the move—immigrant

Signs Of the Times
David StewartJune 24, 2015

‘The hungry nations of the world cry out to the peoples blessed with abundance.’

The Word
John W. MartensJune 24, 2015

Jesus sends apostell his messengers apostoloi out into the world to share his message and his ministry but the sending of the apostles is not so much about traveling vast distances as it is about being present for the people around them Wherever you live that is the place evangelization occ