Do the end-of-year readings really say that our world is fated to end in terror and panic?
Into the Wild
This advent, look to John the Baptist as a model for Christian life today.
'Ready to Be Martyrs'
My sharpest memory from Cairo is what my driver said: 'Christ is testing us.'
Books and Culture
Brendan Purcell explains why creation and evolution are both needed if we are to understand ourselves.
Two new collections from Catholic poets have a mystical, almost sacramental quality
Do the movies have a future?
Leonardo and the Last Supper
The film 'Life of Pi' asks, 'Do we choose science or religion, atheism or faith?'