Barbara Aiello has uncovered many Italians’ secret histories. But her methods and theories have won her many detractors.
With radical views on gays, abortion, and Jews, Francis is modernizing the church. Can we convince our relatives to believe it?
In the Talmud’s descriptions of self-glorifying and self-enriching Temple priests, lessons for today’s public officials
Dan Kaufman and his band Barbez blend jazz, rock, liturgical melodies, and Italian neo-realism on ‘Bella Ciao’
Reza Aslan’s powerful new ‘Zealot’ paints a vivid, accessible portrait of Jesus as a Jewish nationalist