As a priest who studies parasites, John Shea offers an interesting look at the Pope’s new encyclical.
Unlike science and philosophy, faith must leave room for Mystery. John Shea considers how belief in Mystery comes with no guarantees.
Why do we love travel memoirs? John Shea looks at the adventures of some recent college grads.
John Shea, parasitologist and Franciscan Jesuit, thinks about kinship with all of Creation–even tapeworms.
Abracadabra! John Shea talks with a magician whose commitment to service is no slight of hand.
Does the arrival of the Polar Vortex mean that global warming isn’t so bad after all? Or that it’s worse?
John Shea asks a mysterious and pressing question… Just WHO is St. Nick??
John Shea calls our attention to the outsiders — aliens even — who laid the foundation for 50 years of Doctor Who.
In honor of National Vocations Week and the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, we present the top 5 reasons Dr. Who fans should consider religious life.