Culture - 2016

"Ezekiel" by Michelangelo

The People and the Bridegroom

CultureIgnacio Carbajosa

Fr. Julián Carrón reflected on the verse from Ezekiel at the Fraternity Exercises, noting the audacity with which the prophets described the covenant between the Lord and Israel.

''Benediction of God the Father'' by Luca Cambiaso
An Impossible Justice

AN IMPOSSIBLE JUSTICE?

Culture

Death Penalty Referendum: A Judgement from Nebraska."The closer we get to mass incarceration and extreme levels of punishment, the more I believe it's necessary to recognize that we all need mercy,we all need justice, and some measure of unmerited grace.”

Marilynne Robinson. Photo/Flickr

In Search of an Incalculable Beauty

CultureRose Gebken

The importance of Grace, forgiveness, and community are at the heart of the Gospel asking us "to acknowledge what is human." We publish the portrait of a Pulitzer writer that pushed President Obama to make a pointed question about faith.

Barak Obama. Official White House Photo by Pete Souza via Flickr