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Maybe this week you could pray to Joseph and ask him to help you respond to the call of the young man whom he helped... [Read More]
Out of the welter of misfits, black sheep and skeletons in the closet God brings Jesus. [Read More]
"Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be made low." Are you ready? [Read More]
A singing God—what a delightful illustration of the divine presence among us. [Read More]
The act of planting a garden is the easier part: It's the small daily acts of caring over the long haul that can be a... [Read More]
So what is it about these cheesy, mass-produced films that make them so irresistible? [Read More]
Each year, America's editor in chief (yours truly in the present instance) will take an in-depth look at a public figure whose Catholic faith plays... [Read More]
Last year, 'America' published "An (unconventional) Advent Playlist." This is my (much more conventional) Advent playlist. [Read More]
Nadine Labaki's new film is set amid the supreme chaos of current-day Beirut. [Read More]
Two starry new Broadway productions have no qualms about speaking their mind. [Read More]
We talk to Sister Helen about how "sneaky Jesus" changed her life forever. [Read More]
John Bel Edwards is bringing "common sense and compassion" to the governor's office in Louisiana. Is the pro-life Democrat a model for how his party... [Read More]
"Additional EITC expansions today—for adults with or without children—would likely continue to increase labor supply, decrease poverty, and improve the well-being of lower-income families at... [Read More]
When we find the place God has made for us, we will feel right at home. [Read More]
"This generation" of religious leaders whom Jesus takes to task in today's Gospel resist the new and different. [Read More]
Archbishop García-Siller keynoted "The Church in America: A Conversation on Immigration," an event co-sponsored by America Media and the Mexican American Catholic College. Norma Pimentel,... [Read More]
Noteworthy books on the Bible from the past year address a broad range of issues, including the relationship of religion to science and what the... [Read More]
In a new exhibit, we are treated to a kind of shrine to the band's origins. [Read More]
I was standing in the dumpster looking for food when I was overwhelmed by the thought that I am feeding my family garbage. [Read More]
Residents in the community often know who's behind shootings — there've been nearly 600 since 2016 — but the threat of gang retaliation has created... [Read More]