Yikes. Someone, no doubt well-intentioned, got the idea to create a holy water font that pretty much wrecks the idea of recalling one’s baptism withRead more
Melinda Quivik reviews Table and Temple: The Christian Eucharist and Its Jewish Roots.Read more
I am often amazed at how rarely academics have a chance (or take the opportunity) to listen to their colleagues speak about their own work,Read more
David Stosur reviews Thomas O’Loughlin, Eating Together, Becoming One.Read more
If the confirmation debate is over, it’s probably only over for now.
Paul Turner responds to Tim Gabrielli.
Tweaking the age of Confirmation is not going to solve our issues around disaffiliation.Read more
If we sometimes wonder why people find mass boring, perhaps the answer has something to do with how well our liturgical space and action evoke a natural sense of worship and true adoration of God.Read more
Does it make sense that newly ordained priests give their first blessing at the end of the ordination liturgy?Read more
Following our founders’ tradition, we Jesuits regularly mark our writings with the phrase Ad Majoram Dei Gloriam. But can we human creatures really add anything to the divine glory?Read more
Symbols are not static.Read more