Health & Wellness

Jars of medical marijuana on display on at the Western Caregivers Medical dispensary in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Ellen K. BoegelJanuary 16, 2018
The Justice Department is vowing to enforce a federal ban on marijuana, even as some states try to move toward full legalization.
Photo by Jose A.Thompson on Unsplash.
Faith Last Take
Valerie SchultzJanuary 03, 2018
It is not just our eyes that become brittle and inflexible as we age. Our hearts can, too.
Arts & Culture Last Take
John J. ConleyDecember 28, 2017
Robert Lowell, a leader in the confessional poetry movement, suffered from bipolar disorder.
Faith News Analysis
J.D. Long-GarcíaDecember 21, 2017
For those who were sexually abused by priests, the news of Cardinal Bernard Law’s death evoked an avalanche of emotions.
Faith Faith in Focus
John DoughertyNovember 30, 2017
Healing for my baby daughter was the hardest thing to ask for. I was afraid of false hope.
The Dominican writer and speaker Timothy Radcliffe shares his reflections during the launch event for PositiveFaith.net. Photo courtesy of Anthony Kelly.
Politics & Society Dispatches
David StewartNovember 21, 2017
In our churches and parishes there can be an enforced invisibility for people living with H.I.V./AIDS. Myths, misunderstanding and prejudice still abound.