Spirituality

Catholic News Service September 17, 2020
The pastoral, which is in English and Spanish, is titled "Transformed by Hope, Let Us Rebuild Our Tomorrow!" and addressed to all the people of the Archdiocese of San Antonio.
Valerie Schultz September 05, 2020
My father turned away from religion. While reading his old letters, I got a glimpse of some of his earlier experiences with the Church.
At the Joyce Center, a new retreat house for the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., full length windows offer views of the reservoir below, over which the sun rises each morning (photo: Tom Rettig).
Jim McDermott August 21, 2020
These modern retreat centers are helping people grow closer to God.
Terrance Klein July 29, 2020
We like to fancy ourselves as free from an enveloping world.
America Films July 23, 2020

Churches are beginning to reopen. Should you go back to Mass? Four of America's editors who recently attended Mass at their local parishes discuss the discernment process and safety measures around this question facing Catholics during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The pandemic has had untold effects upon the spiritual and sacramental life of the church.