(RNS) Ash Wednesday reminds us we are dead in our sins and, soon enough, dead in fact. Ashes to ashes, dust to dust.
Articles tagged “sin”
VATICAN CITY (RNS) “Corruption is a very easy sin for all of us who have some power, whether it be ecclesiastical, religious, economic, political,” said the pope.
(RNS) The Ashley Madison hack — the public release of emails of wannabe adulterers — has now ensnared a theologian with a famous name in some Christian circles.
(RNS) Are Americans ready for a nuanced view of the Spanish missionary’s history in California — and his sanctity — when Pope Francis arrives in the U.S. with the canonization of Serra on his agenda?
(RNS) “Mad Men” told a universally compelling story — a story about the tension between our consumeristic American existence and our deep-seated search for identity, meaning and fulfillment.
(RNS) Yes, Brooks brings a lot of Christian thinkers into his work. But this is also good for the Jews.
NEW YORK (RNS) David Brooks is the rarest breed in politics — a conservative Jew who’s captivated by notions of sin, character and the appeal of liberal Catholic activist Dorothy Day.
“The government should not intrude into the private lives of consenting adults,” says a state senator.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) “Judas, poor man, is the one who closed himself to love and that is why he became a traitor,” Pope Francis said.