Review: "Tomorrowland" makes a strong statement about setting aside politics and big profit corporations because of their failure to care for the earth.
Art & Media
Few experience the theater in such a drastically transformative way as Carol de Giere did when she discovered "Godspell."
Young Voices: Summer vegging does not have to be mindless, soulless exercise. Here are five movies that make worthwhile contributions to the spiritual life.
"1913: Seeds of Conflict"
9 p.m. Eastern, Tuesday, June 30 (Check local listings)
The comprehensive and compact docudrama "1913: Seeds of Conflict" reveals little-known facts that conflated to become what writer/director Ben Loeterman proposes as the root causes for today's ongoing conflict between Israel and Palestine.
"Before technology, we were called to be communicators of good news. ... The church should be rooted in this inheritance."
Review: "Force Majeure" offers plenty of conversation points on marriage and family.
Review: The message of "Batkid Begins" is, to me, "Cynics of the world? You lost."
Eco-Catholic: Online coverage of Laudato Si' could be found on both conservative and liberal websites.
A new Gregorian chant CD by a group of Benedictine monks in Norcia, Italy, debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's classical music chart last week. The album, "Benedicta," was also the top overall seller at Barnes & Noble, was No. 2 on Amazon and made iTunes' Top 40.
Review: "Jurassic World" is about evolution in a test tube in a lab run by a corporation for profit with military application of the "assets." What comes next is anyone's guess.