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FaithFaith in Focus
Ellen Kelly
I had hoped she would want to be confirmed, but I also know that this step in her faith journey is not about me.
An image from the film Petite Maman of two sisters sitting next to each other in winter jackets
Arts & CultureCatholic Movie Club
John Dougherty
“Petite Maman” is a magical-realist story about children and parents, the things we can’t say and learning to understand each other.
Two men in dark suits in an embrace, perhaps at a funeral
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Nathan Beacom
A “chosen family” has its benefits, but it can also be a way of avoiding the accountability and personal growth found in long-term, committed, familial bonds.
Colleen Jurkiewicz
The church helped me heal after my miscarriage. That’s what every grieving mother deserves.
Politics & SocietyPodcasts
This week on “Jesuitical,” Zac and Ashley are joined by Megan Nix, the author of Remedies for Sorrow: An Extraordinary Child, a Secret Kept from Pregnant Women, and a Mother's Pursuit of the Truth.
Arts & CultureInterviews
Michael O’Brien
Thanks to Jack Serio’s direction and playwright Ruby Thomas’s script, “The Animal Kingdom” falls into the category of a difficult but necessary watch, and the questions we are left with inspire us to think more critically about our mental health and relationships.