2017

Am I the Mother of Christ?

John Cavadini, Director of the ND Institute for Church Life & Professor of Theology, tries to imagine what Isaac of Stella means by giving birth to Christ.

The Hidden Life and History of St. Joseph

Lawrence S. Cunningham, ND O’Brien Professor Emeritus of Theology, tells the story of how Catholic spirituality slowly filled in the silence of St. Joseph.

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Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Apocalypse

Emily Edmondson, Texan and University of Notre Dame M.T.S., highlights the strong ties between Mexico, La Guadalupana, and the Woman of the Apocalypse.

Mary's Role in the Spiritual Life

Luke Donahue, a postulant with the Congregation of Holy Cross, draws deep from the well of his personal experience with Marian spirituality.

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The Advent Apocalypse

Timothy O'Malley, Director of the Notre Dame Center for Liturgy, sends down some apocalyptic fire right into the middle of your Advent observance.

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Whose Liturgy? What Sacrifice?

Tim O'Malley, Director of the Notre Dame Center for Liturgy, reviews James K.A. Smith's new book Awaiting the King: Reforming Public Theology.

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The Church Has a Morbid Streak

Jessica Keating, Dir. of the Office of Human Dignity and Life Initiatives at the Institute for Church Life, dives into the strange ironies of sainthood.

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What Is the Catholic Worker Movement?

Casey Mullaney, Peter Claver Catholic Worker community member, on how the experience of the Mystical Body of Christ shapes the Catholic Worker movement.

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What is the Community of Sant'Egidio?

Daniel Philpott, Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame, discusses how friendship is the bedrock of the Community of Sant'Egidio.

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Life After Life After Death

Tim Kelleher, author, actor, filmmaker, and screenwriter, takes an unsparing look at the reality of (sudden) death and our ultimate ends.

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Humor in the Bible

Charles Kestermeier, SJ, professor in Creighton University's English department, highlights the humorous passages in the Old and New Testaments.

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