Our Culture

Apr
28
2017

An Interview With Monty Williams, SJ

Posted by John J. Pungente, SJ in Our Culture

Monty Williams, SJ is known for his innovative readings of Ignition spirituality arising from his interest in contemporary literary and cultural theory. He is the author of six books on spirituality.

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Apr
27
2017

Friendly Enemies: Pius XI and Mussolini

Posted by Terry Fay, SJ in Our Culture

"The burning issue between Catholic Church and Italian State which drifted for almost seventy years was "the Roman Question," that is the confiscation of the Papal States since 1861 by the Italian Government. Yet after negotiation between Pius XI and Mussolini for four years, the Lateran Treaty resolved the standoff in 1929. "

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Apr
25
2017

Power Pole

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Culture

Today's poem is one of an ongoing series of poems and photos from Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ's book "Prairie Childhood Snapshots - 1943 - 1958."

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Apr
24
2017

Fighting Fake News

Posted by Bill McCormick, SJ in Our Culture

TJP sat down with Laura Field and Austin Hart, founders of Real News Revival, to learn about how they are working to promote good journalism despite the proliferation of "fake news," and how they "trust that even a small effort will make a difference." - Reposted from The Jesuit Post.

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Apr
18
2017

Resurrection

Posted by Greg Kennedy, SJ in Our Culture

For Easter Tuesday on Poetry Tuesdays, a reflection on resurrection.

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Apr
11
2017

Horse Power

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Culture

Today's poem is one of an ongoing series of poems and photos from Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ's book "Prairie Childhood Snapshots - 1943 - 1958."

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Apr
4
2017

To Leonard Cohen (1934-2017)

Posted by Greg Kennedy, SJ in Our Culture

Today's Poetry Tuesday is a tribute to the late Leonard Cohen, Canadian poet and songwriter.

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Mar
28
2017

Gozo's Azure Window

Posted by Viola Athaide in Our Culture

The iconic Azure Window on the Maltese Island of Gozo collapsed on March 8, 2017.

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Mar
21
2017

Prayer

Posted by Greg Kennedy, SJ in Our Culture

in this Poetry Tuesday we seek help from God in in coming "to know the beauty of a word."

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Mar
14
2017

The Wooden Pasture Gate

Posted by Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ in Our Culture

Today's poem is one of an ongoing series of poems and photos from Frank Obrigewitsch, SJ's book "Prairie Childhood Snapshots - 1943 - 1958."

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