June 2020

VOL. 85, NO. 6

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Features

Sacred grounds

by Susan Salaz

ThHoly ground is everywhere–even down America’s backroads.

The new seekers

by Judith Valente

Many adults who eschew traditional religion are finding spiritual sustenance in surprising places.

Essays

Show Us the Way

Three writers reflect on the saints who have guided them on their individual life journeys.

Columns

THE EXAMINED LIFE
In communion
By Emily Sanna
There is no God without relationships.

MARGIN NOTES
Our invisible army
By Kevin Clarke
“the stone that the builders rejected has become the chief cornerstone.”

Sounding Board

Where to say ‘I do’?

by Father John Christman, S.S.S. and Julie Tragon

An increasing number of dioceses are considering outdoor wedding Masses.

Expert Witness

The path forward

an interview with Timothy Egan

Lapsed faith and family trauma led this New York Times columnist to seek resolution on a 1,000-mile pilgrimage.

In Person

Music ministry

by Jennon Bell Hoffmann

This child of immigrants founded an orchestra that gives refugees a place to thrive.

Departments

Editors’ Note
You May Be Right (Letters to the Editor)
Signs of the Times (News)
Catholic Tastes (Humor)