“Over and over throughout 2016, Pope Francis spoke of walls and bridges. It is an apt metaphor for much of what transpired in the Catholic world in 2016,” writes Michael Swan.
A summer vacation experience with a spiritual dimension is helping families reconnect more deeply, away from everyday cares and interruptions, writes Kiply Yaworski. Cana Continues family camp is an initiative of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon.
“In two long interviews with Jesuit publications, director Martin Scorsese described his new film Silence as a major stage in his pilgrimage of faith, a pilgrimage that included flunking out of the minor seminary, investigating other religions and recognizing that the Catholic Church was his home,” writes Cindy Wooden.