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A man in white robes wearing the red cap of a cardinal speaks into a microphone
Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
Media, especially those calling themselves Catholic, “must strive not to spread hate, but rather to promote a non-hostile communication,” Cardinal Pietro Parolin told employees of EWTN and its affiliated outlets.
The company of ”Dear Evan Hansen” (Matthew Murphy)
Arts & CultureTheater
Jim McDermott
On Sunday, Sept. 18, “Dear Evan Hansen” finished its Broadway run. During its six-year run, it was a touchstone in the ongoing conversation about the mental health of young people today.
On the season premiere of Jesuitical, Zac Davis and Ashley McKinless talk with Katelyn Beaty about the rise of celebrity priests and pastors and dangers of having a faith that is centered on charismatic individuals.
FaithShort Take
Jim McDermott
There is no reason to doubt Bishop Barron’s good intentions. But his conversation with Shia LaBeouf offers another example of the kind of disregard for victims and women that is so often leveled against Catholic leaders.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Robert David Sullivan
Here in deep-blue Manhattan, I know a lot of people who would indeed see “religion” as a slur.
Singer Bad Bunny (Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio) at Soldier Field on August 20, 2022, in Chicago, Illinois (Photo by Daniel DeSlover/Sipa USA)(Sipa via AP Images)
Arts & CultureMusic
Stephen G. Adubato
Bad Bunny’s allusions to God, astrology and spiritism speak to young people who find themselves bored with middle-of-the-road secularism.