Books

Beyond the impasse

In the Analogical Turn, Johannes Hoff’s chief argument is that at the very birth of modern times, Nicholas of Cusa offered a path-not-taken, one definitively forward-looking.

Radner: Figuring Out Time

Radner's book on figural exegesis is a gift to the Church, and warrants serious, sustained attention by pastors and scholars alike.

Spiritual beauty

The creative and appreciative urge are the work of the Holy Spirit, which always has one job in a human life — to make us the creatures God intends.

The strange endurance of torture

The “logic” of torture, that “it was okay to torture the guilty,” continued in Chicago policing at least into the 1970s.

Liturgy of the ordinary

The ordinariness of the day is not something to be skipped over in favor of some shining, imaginary future.