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Recent Articles

The beautiful smile of a Hindu woman in a sari.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

See How Christ Is Already at Work

Christoph Friedrich Blumhardt

“When we come to a foreign land in the name of Jesus, we should thank God that a law or ethic already exists which can find fulfillment. Or do we think we have first to hammer the laws of Moses or Christian morals into people?”

Johnny Appleseed by Jason Landsel

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Johnny Appleseed

Veery Huleatt

A man stepped forward, barefoot and wearing a coffee sack for a shirt. He lived on the American frontier, planting apple orchards and bearing “good news fresh from heaven.” His name would become an American folk legend: Johnny Appleseed.

A photograph of Khor Virap monastery with a large snow-covered mountain in the background.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

How Christianity Came to Armenia: The Story of St. Gregory

Colin Fields

As a child, Gregory narrowly escaped death as punishment for his father’s role in the assassination of Armenia’s king. Hidden and raised by a Christian, he later endured 12 years of persecution, healed a king, and brought Christianity to his land...

Mourners at Oscar Romero's funeral

Monday, May 25, 2015

Blood and Ink

Robert Lassalle-Klein

Why were six Jesuits and two women killed in one night? Like Oscar Romero, they had come to believe it was their duty as Christians speak up for human rights and peace.

vietnam war memorial

Friday, May 22, 2015

After the Parades and Picnics

Johann Christoph Arnold

We need to think about what Memorial Day really means – what the life of every deceased soldier means to his or her family, and to us.