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Is it Time to Remodel How We're Living?

I've been reading a lot lately about simplifying and streamlining life. One interesting book is The Not So Big Life by Susan Susanka. She is an architect, and the author of "The No[...]


The work of spiritual care

The work of spiritual leadership includes providing spiritual care ... what people used to call "The Care of Souls." This care involves ministering to people in the crisis times of[...]


Pope Francis on the need for community

Pope Francis was quoted as follows in a USA Today article, reporting on his most recent interview. This interview was carried out in Italian on behalf of La Civiltà Cattolica, Amer[...]


Facing the epidemic of suicide

Today there are growing numbers of suicides -- especially among military veterans. I just came across a great article from Jennifer Michael Hecht in The American Scholar about suic[...]