TCC Reads: The Trial of the Catonsville Nine by Fr. Daniel Berrigan, RIP

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Daniel Berrigan

The Jesuit priest, poet, and peace activist, Daniel Berrigan has died at the age of 94. May he rest in peace. Fr. Berrigan gained attention by fighting for gospel nonviolence, and for his civil disobedience against The Vietnam WarRIP, Daniel Berrigan. More from Anna Keating after the jump:

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TCC Radio: Act V | This American Life

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prison theater

Over the course of six months, reporter and This American Life contributor Jack Hitt followed a group of inmates at a high-security prison as they rehearsed and staged a production of the last act—Act V—of Hamlet. Listen to the power of theater to change lives after the jump:

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Something Happened on the Way to Bountiful: Everyone Sang Along

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“Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine! O what a foretaste of glory divine!”

Something beautiful and unexpected happened in the middle of the Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s, The Trip to Bountiful. When Cicely Tyson, who plays Mrs. Carrie Watts (center) begins singing the classic Protestant hymn “Blessed Assurance” the audience sings along. More in The New York TimesSomething Happened on the Way to Bountiful: Everyone Sang Along. Listen to Sister Rosetta Tharpe’s version after the jump:The Trip to Bountiful

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