Lisa Miller's new book on Heaven comes out in two weeks, and were happy to have one of the first interviews with the author. Thanks to assistant editor Kerry Weber for leading this discussion of God and the afterlife with Miller, the religion editor at Newsweek.
Listen to Kerry's interview with Lisa Miller.
Henri Nouwen needs no introduction here. The prolific spiritual author was an occasional contributor to America, and this week--in conjunction with two new articles on retired clergy--we reprint Nouwen's article from 1980 on a spirituality of ministry.
Read "The Monk and the Cripple" by Henri Nouwen.
Finally, in our weekly video commentary, Peter Schineller, S.J., considers the ramifications of a keyboard culture in "The Lost Art of Penmanship."