Others’ different convictions do not have to make us afraid. If we don’t know how to engage with them, we rob ourselves of the possibilities to gain from the others’ insights and values…
The importance of wording in recognizing the myriad of circumstances in which people come to a new country
A look at Pope Francis’ latest writings. He invites the whole Catholic Church to focus on the New Commandment
Could we be happy with some adjustments here and there? The answer might be a surprise for pessimists: happiness is an ability we can gain
What can we learn from Woody Allen? If we don’t hesitate too much, we can discover unexpected potential in ourselves and our relationships…
Dealing with plagiarism is always delicate. A teacher understood though that it is not enough to simply enforce a “no plagiarism” rule, but instead helping the student to discover her own creativity.
By Maria Villar
How can we stop to fight about different opinions, especially about what is right and wrong? We need to climb above the apparent contradictions that divide us, putting mutual charity first…
By John Green
Handwritten letters are a special and purposeful gift – especially in this digital world.
By Annamaria Gatti
What do the Declaration of Independence and the Quran have in common? Reflections about being Muslim and being American in the post 9/11 era.
By Imam Mikal Saahir
Individual rights vs. the common good: are they in contradiction? Look up at the stars to gain a new perspective.
By Jerry Hearne