VOL. 86, NO. 12
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Keep the Christmas candle burning
The 12 days of Christmas offer an opportunity to contemplate the incarnation.
Live Laudato Si’
BY DOUG DEMEO
No matter the season, Catholics are called to care for creation.
THE EXAMINED LIFE
BY FATHER TOM MCGANN, C.M.F.
Not all gifts are easily defined or recognized.
CULTURE IN CONTEXT
BY PAMELA HILL NETTLETON
Trees, as it turns out, are social and more than a little like us.
SALT & LIGHT
A gift to celebrate
BY FATHER BRYAN MASSINGALE
Christmas calls the church to refocus on its core mission.
Spirit of scarcity
BY KEVIN CLARKE
The global supply chain breakdown is a welcome wake-up call.
BY ALICE CAMILLE
Good news of great joy is just over the horizon.
GLAD YOU ASKED
an interview with Makoto Fujimura
Artist Makoto Fujimura reveals God’s love through his art.
In Jesus’ names
BY LAURA KELLY FANUCCI
The Christmas season is the perfect time to meditate on the mysteries of Christ’s names.
Soundtrack of the season
BY DAMIAN COSTELLO
Church comes to the Peanuts in the music of Vince Guaraldi.
That’s the spirit
BY NATHANIEL HUNTER
Perhaps it’s time we revisit the meaning of Christmas.
A call to lead
BY JEANNINE M. PITAS
This criminal justice reform advocate champions Christ’s power to redeem.
BY TERESA CODA
A mother rethinks the small sufferings of parenthood.