While the forces of imperialism seem inescapable, the role of the church is to show the way out.
The World Council of Churches Assembly offers us the gift of de-centering ourselves in the face of the spirit-infused diversity of the global body of Christ.
Kate McElwee spoke with Sojourners about the Women’s Ordination Conference direct action at the Vatican earlier this week.
“The little one was brave,” Pope Francis said, smiling at the fact that he had just been talking about exchanges between youth and the elderly.
Whenever animosity against China rises up, Asian Americans are blamed and attacked.
People of faith can make a difference in the campaign to abolish nuclear weapons.
Former heavyweight boxers, the Klitschko brothers now face the fight of their lives.
Amid supply chains, climate change, and war, the Bible calls us to ask: “Lord, when was it that we saw you hungry and gave you food?”
Speaking near the site of a former residential school, Francis apologized for Christian support of the “colonizing mentality” of the times and called for a “serious investigation” of so-called residential schools.
The guidelines order Vatican departments to close their investment accounts or stock holdings in foreign banks and transfer them to the Vatican Bank.
“I am open to giving (women) an opportunity,” Pope Francis said in the part of the 90-minute interview that discussed the new constitution for the central administration, known as the Curia.