Podcast: The Craft of Suffering

Vincent McNabb Classic Texts in Times of Crisis How do we learn to suffer? How is God with a world that suffers? How do the sufferings of Jesus redeem us? The Rev. Mark Michael, editor of The Living Ch... Read more...

Rest for Your Souls

Spiritual director Marcia Hotchkiss urges the Church to "share a little more hope, a little more Jesus," in these times of great suffering and uncertainty.

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.

Global Persecution Worsens

It is hardest to be a Christian in North Korea, Afghanistan, and Pakistan, according to the latest research by Open Doors.

Hawaii Bishop on Volcano, Flood

Bishop Robert L. Fitzpatrick: “Living in the middle of the Ocean, we always know that human life is fragile and set in a much larger reality — physical and spiritual.”

Abp. Welby on Sudan

Justin Welby on peace in Sudan: “I don’t know the answer but we are disciples of Jesus Christ, the resurrected one.”