CULTURE

The Vatican Diaries

New book 'The Vatican Diaries' shows the human side of the Catholic Church's headquarters.

By Kevin Birnbaum

Since the election of Pope Francis, one of the big questions about his pontificate has been whether he will be able to clean up the Vatican’s bureaucracy, the Roman Curia.

Nouwen biography explores paradoxical life

The "life and legacy" of Dutch-born priest Father Henri Nouwen (1932–1996), is explored through interviews with family members, friends and colleagues in this companion volume to a Canadian Broadcasting Corporation radio series.