Vol. 82, No. 8
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Six reflections on the shared work of building the church.
by Jennifer Szweda Jordan
How one man started a mission to resettle Syrian refugees.
by Brian Doyle
A church is a place to rest and restore.
A hard knot to untie
by Father Bill Barman
How can a pastor make everyone in a multicultural parish happy?
From roommates to riches
by Jessie Bazan
There’s a problem when luxury is the standard—especially at Catholic colleges.
an interview with Jafar Mahallati
Friendship should be the foundation for good international relations, says this former U.N. ambassador.
A good critic
by Pamela Hill Nettleton
Writing about movies, Roger Ebert had a lot to say about life.
The Examined Life: Social network
By Beth Haile
The common good is best discerned among diversity.
Margin Notes: Job insecurity
By Kevin Clarke
Insecurity persists even as U.S. unemployment rates hit new lows.
Culture in Context: Common faith
By Danny Duncan Collum
Documentary film ‘Sacred’ explores ritual and prayer as primary human experiences.
Testaments: What’s new?
By Alice Camille
The Eucharist may not immediately transform the faithful, but stick around for a lifetime and see what happens.
Glad You Asked: Was Jesus a refugee?
At Home with our Faith: Life unexpected
By Annemarie Scobey
When plans go awry, consider the possibilities.