(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?
Articles tagged “sin”
(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.
(RNS) “It seems to me people are tolerant of views except Christianity,” said Mike Kellett, the pastor to the extended Robertson clan on “Duck Dynasty.” “I don’t have anything to say about the wording in it. I would express things differently, but that’s Phil.”
(RNS) Evangelist Billy Graham, who preached the gospel for more than seven decades, has written his 32nd book: “The Reason for My Hope: Salvation.” Here is a sampling of the thoughts of the 94-year-old evangelist.