A Friend Remembers Dorothy Day
Water has no substitute. With that maxim, Brahma Chellaney begins his bracing interdisciplinary study of potential conflicts over this most necessary, beautiful, and elusive substance.
A Last Word
The church, sexual abuse, and challenges of leadership
A review of the book 'Oscar Romero and the Communion of Saints'
John L. Allen's The Future Church will disappoint some readers and exhaust others. It recapitulates much of what Allen has reported in recent years and offers an admittedly shaky premise on which to base a forecast.
Holy Thursday, March 24, marked the twenty-fifth anniversary of the martyrdom of Archbishop Oscar Romero. Patrick Jordan, Commonweal’s managing editor, asks: Who was Oscar Arnulfo Romero? And why do people still visit his grave?