Don’t mess with Mom; that’s the message of the less-than-credible and excessively violent thriller “Breaking In” (Universal). As it strains its tenuous premise, the film approaches a conclusion calculated to appeal to viewers’ worst instincts.
With the 2018 version of the farm bill having been voted out of committee for consideration by the full House, Catholic groups and other rural advocates are voicing their misgivings about many of its provisions.
Kate Hennessy, the youngest of Dorothy Day’s nine grandchildren, will speak on her new book, “Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved by Beauty: An Intimate Portrait of My Grandmother,” Tuesday, April 17, at College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph.
Although the March for Our Lives in Washington March 24 and its “sibling” marches in cities across the country were brought on by teenagers, participants were all ages — from toddlers in strollers pushed by their parents to elderly marchers using walkers.
After two years working on a documentary about Pope Francis, the noted German filmmaker Wim Wenders said he is most struck by the pope’s courage.
Moral dilemmas come fast and furious in “Gringo” (STX), a dark, but somehow not cynical, comedy about avarice and its near-instant consequences.
Pope Francis sent prayers and condolences to the families of victims of a Feb. 26 earthquake in Papua New Guinea.
Peter England, an enthusiastic supporter of the Bread for the World Christian citizens anti-hunger lobby since it was introduced at his parish, St. Louis, in a suburb Miami, Florida, nearly 30 years ago, marshals the efforts of members of his 3,000-household parish to take part in the organization’s annual “Offering of Letters” campaign.
The Most Reverend Donald J. Kettler, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Cloud, appoints the following as members of the Board of Directors of Speltz House effective January 1, 2018: Sister Dorothy Manuel, OSB Reverend Robert Kieffer Ms. Kathyrn Stolpman Mr. David Eickhoff Given at the Chancery […]
The White House plan, “Efficient, Effective Accountable: An American Budget,” proposes slashing federal spending by billions of dollars on food stamps, federal housing vouchers and health care for the poorest Americans even as defense spending would rise by tens of billions of dollars.
Meeting the group of adults and teenagers Feb. 12, Pope Francis responded to questions from the high school students and from young migrants about ways they could help fight trafficking and reach out to survivors.