Richard Rohr on the Legacy of Thomas Merton

by Richard Rohr, OFM on 7/21/17 7:00 AM

I only saw Thomas Merton once. He walked in front of my family and me when we were visiting the...

The Origins of the Rosary

by Edward Sri on 7/20/17 7:00 AM

According to one tradition, the rosary’s defining moment came during an apparition of Mary to...

Letting Go and Shedding Layers of Myself

by Paula D'Arcy on 7/19/17 7:00 AM

On a trip from the United States to Innsbruck, Austria, an ordinary experience exposed one of my...

Saving Our Battered Earth

by Christopher Heffron on 7/18/17 7:00 AM

There is a line in the encyclical “Laudato Si’” that is as bold as the man who wrote it: “A...

On a Wing and a Prayer

by Melissa Overmyer on 7/17/17 7:00 AM

What you are about to read is scientifically inexplicable. Try as they may, no one can figure it...

Mother Teresa and Francis of Assisi: Two Saints, One Spirit

by Guest Blogger on 7/16/17 7:00 AM

Every day after Holy Communion, Mother Teresa and her community would say the Peace Prayer of...

Saint Bonaventure: A Franciscan Heart

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 7/14/17 9:04 PM

Saint Bonaventure may not be as well-known as Saints Francis and Anthony, but he is an important...

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha: Princess of the Eucharist

by Guest Blogger on 7/14/17 7:00 AM

For many years, American Catholics who wanted to follow in the footsteps of a saint had to...

The Alamo: A Religious and Civic Shrine

by Thomas J. Craughwell on 7/13/17 7:00 AM

Although the Alamo is a national historic site (especially for Texans!), most visitors don’t...

Why Pray the Rosary?

by Edward Sri on 7/12/17 7:00 AM

Many great popes, saints, and Christian leaders have exhorted us to pray the rosary. It’s a...