Financial regulatory reform will work -- or fail -- depending on the rules written this year.
Jan. 20, 2011, marks the 50th anniversary of the inauguration of President John F. Kennedy, our nation's first (and still only) Roman Catholic head of state.
In politics there is always a spiritual choice to be made -- a choice between hope and fear.
It's often good to have a donkey with you when you pray. They provide a natural antidote to excessive piety. Take my recent retreat day at the Jonah House Catholic Worker community in Baltimore.
Poet and journalist Eliza Griswold tells stories from the 10th parallel, where Isam and Christianity meet.
Blessed Are the Organized, by Jeffrey Stout. Princeton University Press.
The makers of the film Earth Made of Glass on finding truth after genocide.
As Adam Taylor writes in your November issue, we truly are "One in the Body." I am compelled to offer a factual correction, however.
I was dismayed to see Edward Gilbreath ("A More Excellent Way," November 2010) call Andrew Breitbart a "media activist." Breitbart's use of new media tools to distribute distorted portrayals of soc
My strokes are halting, not like the imagined fluidity of the monastic scribes, hunched, by candlelight, over some ancient text, perhaps the Our Father,
My husband and I, too, have been long concerned with Sabbath-keeping ("All Who Labor," by Lauren Winner, September-October 2010).
"The Theology of the Tea Party" (by Jim Wallis, November 2010) reminded me that when I was at Union Seminary, Reinhold Niebuhr said that the greatest flaw of the communist system was ignoring what
It was good to learn in Lynne Hybel's "The Worst Place on Earth to Be a Woman" (September-October, 2010) how local churches and groups such as World Relief are aiding the victims of the sickening e
I met Eliza Griswold in a Starbucks round the corner from her apartment on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.
1. Dive! The United States throws out 263 million pounds of food per day, much of which is perfectly good to eat.
Felipe Matos, 24, was sent to the United States from the slums of Brazil by his mother who longed for him to find a better life and achieve his dreams.