Distinctly Catholic: Sheil's CYO went against the norm of 1930s youth leagues by inviting all boys and girls, of any race, to join and compete side by side.
Distinctly Catholic: Coming at a time when violence and racial tension again plague the city, Timothy Neary's new book is fascinating and informative. Part 1 of a two-part review.
Magic and journey are two key words to describe the work and the evolution of this nearly half-century-old off-Broadway theater complex, begun in 1968 by Barbara Ann Teer.
Review: “I Am Jane Doe” is an exceedingly difficult film to watch. The profit made from sex trafficking in young girls only makes actions of the profit mongering owners disgusting and repelling.
NCR Today: “Calderon’s Two Dreams,” drama from the golden age of Spanish theater, is being resurrected for the New York stage this month.
Soul Seeing: My drug of choice, TV, lifts me out of this lousy world, at least for a little while.
Santa María de la Sede. The city of Seville is a character in the religious work of both Bartolomé Esteban Murillo and Diego Velázquez.
"Pope Francis Just Issued a Blistering Statement Against Christians Supporting Trump’s Muslim Ban" screams the headline. Only problem is that it is not true.
The Coptic iconographer's work was exhibited in New York recently, "transmitting God's messages ... through art," and serving as a reminder of Egypt's diverse cultural and religious heritage.
Young Voices: Strange times make for strange bedfellows, and there is nothing quite so strange as finding oneself taking comfort in the arms of Glenn Beck.