Rothko’s Emptiness

As in the traditional Catholic sacramentalism of the Stations of the Cross, Rothko’s 14 dark icons seem to focus exclusively on suffering.

Prayer for Derailment Victims

Bishop Greg Rickel: “Lord, we pray for those who have been devastated by this tragedy. We remember those who have lost their lives so suddenly.”

Music for the Soul

Harpists find a calling as they help ease dying patients’ suffering.

Turning a Page in Maryland

The Rt. Rev. Eugene Taylor Sutton offers multiple prayers after the sentencing of former bishop Heather Cook.