The Bishops’ last chance
In the face of pressing societal issues that are calling for new responses from the Church, our Bishops need to reassert their influence in favour of their local Churches. They have the authority. Will they take up the responsibility?
by Eric Hodgens

Holistic spirit
One of Britain’s leading sociologists of religion, Linda Woodhead, speaks of the vital choices the Church must make to survive.
by Theo Hobson


Wish list … and reality
The Fifth World Meeting of Families in Valencia has provided an important occasion for reflection and for mobilising the Catholic world on the theme of life, relations and feelings that develop within the sphere of the family and interpersonal relationships.
from The International Movement We Are Church

How can we be so blind?
In his address to the 11th Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia, the retiring President was scathing in his assessment of the Australian Government, economic policies and prevailing Australian attitudes. But does it apply to me?
by Rev. Dean Drayton

 
   
 
 
   
Joan Chittister OSB  From where I stand
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