Pope Francis has elevated the celebration of St. Mary Magdalene, July 22nd, from that of a “memorial” to a “feast,” recognizing her as the first witness to Christ’s resurrection and as a “true and authentic evangelizer.”
Betsy, Greg, Liz, and Stephen talk about the film Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party and how this coming-of-age movie explores themes of sexual identity, generational difference, and the role of spirituality in the lives of teenagers.
But here’s the problem with walls: as much as we think they keep “undesirable” people out, they also keep the fortunate ones penned in. In the end, both are in a cage. And even a cage of your own making is still a cage.
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