• Diary of the miracle for Mother Teresa’s sainthood

    Diary of the miracle for Mother Teresa’s sainthood

    • Aug 19, 2016

    The miracle that cleared the way for Mother Teresa to be declared a saint on Sept. 4 involves the healing of young Brazilian engineer from brain abscesses. In this interview, David Van Biema interviews the man and his wife about their experience, part of the new book “Mother Teresa: A Modern Saint” from Time.

  • ‘Ben-Hur’ remake stresses reconciliation, producer says

    ‘Ben-Hur’ remake stresses reconciliation, producer says

    • Aug 19, 2016

    A producer of the latest “Ben Hur” remake, which opens today, says, “My faith is important to me as a Catholic and I feel that the values in this film are important and valuable .. in a world that’s uncertain, with fear and confusion, the central themes of forgiveness and reconciliation are needed now more than ever.”

  • New bishop’s to-do list: ‘Be present, give hope, and teach doctrine’

    New bishop’s to-do list: ‘Be present, give hope, and teach doctrine’

    • Aug 12, 2016

    Auxiliary Bishop Robert Barron of Los Angeles says he was given three marching orders by his new boss, Archbishop Jose Gomez: ‘Be present, give hope and teach doctrine.’ Combining pop culture savvy with deep erudition, Barron is trying to accomplish each, and in his spare time, he also wants to evangelize Hollywood.