God Is Not Fair (in the Best Possible Way)

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on 1/17/18 7:00 AM

I’m always struck by the zealous insistence of fairness as a rule that first appears in...

Be Childlike—As Mary Was

by Marge Steinhage Fenelon on 1/15/18 7:00 AM

Childish or childlike: Which one are you?

We all have someone in our lives who throws his or her...

Pope Francis and the Blessing of Family: Wisdom in Our Homes

by Alicia von Stamwitz on 1/12/18 7:00 AM

When a mother takes her child aside and gently reproves him, saying: “Don’t do this, because…”...

Dorothy Day and the Saints

by Robert Ellsberg on 1/11/18 7:00 AM

How would I describe the spirituality of Dorothy Day? It was inspired by the “Little Way” of...

Live Like Saint Francis

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 1/10/18 7:00 AM

His name was Saint Francis of Assisi, and he used to praise God the Artist in every one of God’s...

Saints: Our Guides to God

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 1/9/18 7:00 AM

A loving God offers us friendship, and the result of that gracious act is our holiness. God...

Forgiveness Doesn't Mean Forgetting

by Marge Steinhage Fenelon on 1/8/18 7:00 AM

Yesterday, I had a conversation with a friend about the notion of “forgive and forget.” Although...

It's Time to Speak Up about Sexual Harassment

by Susan Hines-Brigger on 1/4/18 7:00 AM

Look at any newspaper, magazine, or any type of social media these days, and you would be...

5 Books on Catholic Saints to Read This Year

by Kelly Sundberg on 1/3/18 7:00 AM

 

If your New Year's resolution is to pay more attention to your spiritual life, then let the...

Hail Holy Queen: Our Devotion to the Virgin Mary

by Marge Steinhage Fenelon on 1/1/18 7:00 AM

Blessings for the New Year!

On January 1, we celebrated the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God....