The Nativity scene is displayed during a Christmas tree lighting ceremony in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Dec. 5. (CNS/Paul Haring)

Away in a manger, no room at the shopping mall

A look at 15 states making it easier to sue over sex abuse

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The end of a well-lived life can lead you from death to dissecting table

Becoming Fani Jägerstätter: Actress Valerie Pachner talks about her role

Opinion

The end of a well-lived life can lead you from death to dissecting table

Away in a manger, no room at the shopping mall

Accountability

Rochester Diocese using old legal 'playbook' by declaring bankruptcy, say victims' advocates

A look at 15 states making it easier to sue over sex abuse

Politics

Ours is a time of lying: See also, 'The Afghanistan Papers'

American Jews split over Trump executive order on combating anti-Semitism

Vatican

Pope's quotes: Good sentiments

Sainthood causes require thorough investigation, pope says

Parish

Blog

Your thoughts on traditional Latin Mass, part two

US priests describe turmoil amid sex abuse crisis

World

Palestinians in Bethlehem look beyond religious tourism

Nuns' retreat house, built by Muslim benefactor, signifies interfaith bond

Justice

Trials of Nonviolence Episode 3: Community

Coalition cites lack of medical treatment in migrant children's deaths

EarthBeat

Week 3 of Advent meditations with Laudato Si': Putting ourselves out there

Francis laments wars, environmental crisis in 2020's World Day of Peace message

Books

Rich portrait of a social change agent in biography of Grail leader Anne Hope

Oil rule America: New book details competing theological visions of US energy capitalists

People

The end of a well-lived life can lead you from death to dissecting table

'Genuine encounters' key in recruiting young women to religious life, say sisters

Spirituality

Away in a manger, no room at the shopping mall

Do you believe?

Theology

Away in a manger, no room at the shopping mall

Links for 12/5/19

Media

Becoming Fani Jägerstätter: Actress Valerie Pachner talks about her role

Blurring the lines between rulers and saints

Nuns' retreat house, built by Muslim benefactor, signifies interfaith bond

To Speak the Truth in Love: 'I included the ordination of women in my greeting. And I want it included'