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The Revolutionary Politics of the First Christmas

The Revolutionary Politics of the First Christmas

The Revolutionary Politics of the First Christma BY N.T. WRIGHT  DECEMBER 23, 2019 N.T. Wright is the Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of St Andrews, a Senior Research Fellow at Wycliffe Hall, Oxford University and the author of over...

Decolonisation and the Pan-Amazon Synod

Decolonisation and the Pan-Amazon Synod

The decolonial and intercultural hopes of the pan-Amazon synod by Daniel P. Horan, NCR, October 2019 The Instrumentum Laboris (or "working document") for the upcoming Pan-Amazon Synod of Bishops in Rome is bold, challenging and surprising in many ways, and not only...

Marie Collins Exposes Clerical Culture

Marie Collins Exposes Clerical Culture

In US tour, Marie Collins exposes clerical culture behind abuse cover-up by Tom Roberts, NCR, September 2019 Washington — The Catholic Church has reached a crossroads. Its leaders can either change, become open and accountable, or maintain the status quo: an...

Francis Warns of Ideology

Francis Warns of Ideology

Francis warns of ideology 'infiltrating' some quarters of US Catholic Church 'A schism is always snobbish ideology detached from doctrine,' pope says by Joshua J. McElwee ABOARD THE PAPAL FLIGHT FROM MADAGASCAR — Pope Francis warned Sept. 10 that ideology is...