Friday, May 25, 2007
Mr. John L. Allen's weekly essay brings together Pope John Paul II, New York theater and a return to Christianity.
Mr. Allen introduces readers to young, devout Catholic Peter Dobbins, who said, "The purpose of this theatre is to lead people to God." Pope John Paul could not agree more!
Postscript: "NCR just won the Catholic Press Association's General Excellence award for the 7th consecutive year!"
That note is in the upper-right margin of his article. The fine, black print on gray background is easy to miss. That the National Catholic Reporter continues to excel is worth noting.
Wiki-image of Adam Chmielowski is in the public domain.