Grace on the Margins: What appears to be a sentimental comedy about a quirky Irish lady and a slightly exasperated English writer is in fact a study in fortitude.
Art & Media
WOMEN, WISDOM, AND WITNESS: ENGAGING CONTEXTS IN CONVERSATION
Edited by Rosemary P. Carbine and Kathleen J. Dolphin
Published by Liturgical Press, $34.95
The man behind Pope Francis' Twitter account wants Catholics to use social media to spread the message of Christ's life.
Review: The new "Hunger Games" movie can provide meaningful discussion on what is right and wrong, good and bad, and what it means to be an authentic human being.
Q and A: Rick Santorum is the new CEO of EchoLight Studios with a goal of creating more family-friendly, Christian-centered films.
Review: "JFK: Like No Other" is a comprehensive, unembellished and highly watchable film on President John F. Kennedy.
The Vatican's pop culture guru, Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, says his Twitter message paying homage to hard-partying rocker Lou Reed was meant to praise his music, not his drug-influenced lifestyle.
Ravasi, an Italian cardinal and the head of the Pontifical Council for Culture, reacted to Reed's death Monday with a tweet made up of some of the lyrics from "Perfect Day," Reed's 1972 cult classic. Given Reed's provocative lifestyle, the tweet shocked many Vatican watchers.
"War of the Worlds," PBS American Experience
9 p.m. Eastern time Tuesday (Check local listings)
In 1938, Americans might let their car payments go or give up their telephones, but 80 percent of American homes had a radio. Listeners tuned in for entertainment but became used to the edgy intrusion of news bulletins with bad news interrupting programming.
Just Catholic: "Captain Phillips" tells the sad story of teenaged boys who did the unthinkable to overcome their poor backgrounds and paid with tragedy.
Review: "Trailblazers in Habits" is filled with wonderful footage, photos and interviews about the Maryknoll missionaries and their work.