(The Conversation) — Christian monasticism developed in part because people were seeking the solace of quiet places. But for them, like us, it was a struggle.
Tag - Silence
(RNS) Despite their very different attitudes toward faith, 'Silence' and 'Life of Galileo' offer striking parallels.
(RNS) Were it not for his outspoken Christianity, Makoto Fujimura would belong to the international art elite.
Scorsese met Francis to discuss his film "Silence" (opening Dec. 25), where Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver portray Jesuit priests in 17th century Japan.
(Reuters) For Scorsese, the meeting came almost thirty years after his film 'The Last Temptation of Christ' outraged many conservative Christians.
Does rebuking those who have been abused have anything to do with the love of Jesus?
The dark strategies of some leaders when confronted with the mishandling of abuse disclosures.
A powerful [guest] post that articulates how preferring perpetrators is contrary to authentic Christianity.
A powerful and transparent interview with an abuse survivor who found hope between 2 Gods.
Helping churches understand how to care less about reputation and more about victims and the vulnerable.
Have you ever been afraid to say something that needed to be said? What about when it involves protecting a child?
Wounding words, abuse survivors, and our need to discover a world of radical selflessness and love.
2014 has seen some faith communities take bold steps to understand and address child sexual abuse. Each new step brings new challenges.
How can faith communities become places of safety for male sexual abuse survivors? Part two of my interview with Chris Anderson of MaleSurvivor.
An interview with someone who can teach us much about the challenges facing male victims of sexual abuse.