Movie Review: "In the Heart of the Sea" is a true adventure about the relentless search for primitive energy extracted using early technology.
Art & Media
NCR Today: Ridley Scott's latest space-themed movie addresses deeply human issues, like the human need for a culture of community.
Movie review: So what if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely, and giant dinosaurs never became extinct? Never fear, Disney/Pixar has an animated answer for you.
A composer's dream of writing liturgical music to celebrate women as Catholic priests will be partly realized this weekend through a performance of his nine movement English-Latin liturgy.
Movie review: A new documentary tells the story of the U.S.-Mexico drug trade through a women religious working with victims' families, a Texas rancher and a U.S. federal agent.
Book review: In Making All Things New: Catholicity, Cosmology, Consciousness, Franciscan Sr. Ilia Delio offers up both Pope Francis and the U.S. Leadership Conference of Women Religious as models of catholicity in our times.
Movie review: 'India's Daughter', the story of Jyoti Singh and her rapist-murderers, airs on PBS Independent Lens Nov. 16 and addresses global rape culture and gender inequality that nurtures it.
Simply Spirit: I've been attending various film festivals in the U.S. and Canada in support of the award-winning documentary Radical Grace. I am one of three sisters the film tracks.
U.S. CATHOLIC INSTITUTIONS AND IMMIGRANT INTEGRATION: WILL THE CHURCH RISE TO THE CHALLENGE?
By Donald Kerwin, with Breana George
Published by Lateran University Press, $16.95
Movie review: "Burnt" is about family, community, change, creativity, humility – a good film to watch to start the Year of Mercy. (I have included my special mashed potatoes recipe, too.)