Cathleen Falsani| Religion News Service

Stories by Cathleen Falsani| Religion News Service
(CORRECTION) No turning away, or back, after seeing ‘12 Years a Slave’

LOS ANGELES — Before I saw the new film “12 Years A Slave,” I knew nothing about Solomon Northup or … Continued

COMMENTARY: Every prayer, every breath, a step toward a cure

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. — One morning each week, I ascend the outdoor staircase on the side of our little church … Continued

I’ll admit it. I have a major crush on Pope Francis.

RNS () — When I see him smiling on TV or on the cover of a magazine in the checkout … Continued

I’ll take my salvation without the snakes, please

RNS () — If there were such a thing as “spiritual hazard pay” for columnists, I would be filing a … Continued

The unsilenced voice of Seamus Heaney

RNS () — One of my favorite stories is about the interview I wanted most, but didn’t get. It was … Continued

Catching up and catching grace with singer-songwriter Sam Phillips

This world is so beautiful For no reason at all When life circles around And you can’t see straight — … Continued