Two people comfort Joseph Culver of Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 12 as he kneels at a late night vigil to pay his respects for a friend injured in a car attack on counter-protesters rallying against white nationalists. (CNS photo/Jim Bourg, Reuters)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Jim McDermottAugust 16, 2017
How do you continue to “bear witness” when every three or four days there is another crisis?
Arts & Culture Ideas
The story of Austin Steward, a former slave who fought against slavery in northwest New York
Faith News
Catholic News ServiceAugust 15, 2017
The Journey of Hope Conference for Divorced Recovery held Aug. 4-6 in the Diocese of Charleston created a setting for people to experience hope, healing and mercy.
Faith News
"Faith is not an escape from life's problems but sustains it along the journey and gives it meaning," Pope Francis said.
Politics & Society jesuitical
Olga SeguraAugust 11, 2017

Three years ago this week, on Aug. 9, 2014, police officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, an African-American teen in Ferguson, Mo. Within 24 hours of the shooting the Ferguson uprising began. On this episode, we talk with the Rev.

Faith Generation Faith
James WhiteAugust 10, 2017
Speaking in front of a hundred people did not come naturally to me.