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December 2017 Editorial

From The Editor’s Desk Volume: 78 issue: 4, page(s): 805-806 Article first published online: November 21, 2017; Issue published: December 1, 2017 https://doi.org/10.1177/0040563917732234 Paul G. Crowley, SJ Over the course of many conversations with younger theologians, it has become clear to me that publishing in a major theological journal can […]

September 2017 Editorial

From The Editor’s Desk Article Information Volume: 78 issue: 3, page(s): 557-558 Article first published online: August 21, 2017; Issue published: September 1, 2017 https://doi.org/10.1177/0040563917717689 Paul G. Crowley, SJ As I write this editorial, I am attending a joint meeting of the Academy of Hispanic Catholic Theologians in the United […]

December 2016 Editorial

From the Editor’s Desk As the year comes to a close, the church recalls and reflects upon the mystery that defies human reckoning. Denise Levertov captures the humility it stirs in one of her best-known poems: It’s when we face for a moment the worst our kind can do, and […]

September 2016 Editorial

Issue 77.3 September 2016 Articles As we go to press, the church enters the final quarter of the Year of Mercy, an opportune time to consider what it would mean for the church itself to receive the transformative power of God’s mercy. For, as the Second Vatican Council confessed, the […]

June 2016 Editorial

Issue 77.2 June 2016 Articles One year ago, Pope Francis published his landmark encyclical letter, Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home. Rarely before has an encyclical been so widely anticipated or generated so much commentary beyond theological circles, or managed to accomplish so much in one document: a […]