Voices

David J. Michael is a writer and producer living in Brooklyn.

Arts & Culture Ideas
David J. MichaelJuly 12, 2017
By a bizarre twist of fate, the taste of the age, “hipster taste,” runs parallel to monastic notions of work, prayer and what we might call the monastic aesthetic.
Pope Francis greets people before celebrating Mass at the Swedbank Stadium in Malmo, Sweden, Nov. 1 (CNS photo/Paul Haring).
Faith Dispatches
David J. MichaelNovember 01, 2016
“I love Påven!” said an old Swedish Lutheran.
Faith Dispatches
David J. MichaelOctober 31, 2016
Pope Francis is in Sweden today to mark the start of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.
Books
David J. MichaelFebruary 25, 2015
'My Struggle,' by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Diogo Morgado as Jesus in “Son of God”
Film
David J. MichaelFebruary 11, 2014
The “Son of God” will probably enjoy box-office success. But does that justify portraying the Son of God as a blockbuster movie hero?