Essay

Defining Dehumanization Up

January 26, 2019 Dr. Mark Latkovic 12

Famously, after the atrocities perpetrated by the Nazis during World War II, the world spoke the words, “Never Again.” In the years since, however, you have to wonder how seriously we have taken those words. […]

'Marriage at Cana' [c. 1304] by Giotto di Bondone (WikiArt.org)
Essay

Cana, Signs, and Sacraments

January 19, 2019 Carl E. Olson 1

Readings: • Is 62:1-5 • Ps 96:1-2, 2-3, 7-8, 9-10 • 1 Cor 12:4-11 • Jn 2:1-11 The Gospel of John contains some seventeen direct references to signs (semeia), which is St. John’s term for […]

Features

Memorization and Catechesis: What really works?

November 30, 2018 Nicholas Senz 10

Recently America Magazine featured a school that is scrapping its traditional junior high faith formation program in favor of what it calls “conversational catechesis.” A seminar-style format encourages students to “talk openly about difficult and […]