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...

Beer, Pizza, and Saint Benedict

by Guest Blogger on 7/11/17 7:00 AM

I haven’t done much. I haven’t won a Pulitzer Prize, escorted a beautiful woman to the Oscars,...

Embracing Our Faith Journey

by Melissa Overmyer on 7/10/17 7:00 AM

After about two weeks of being enclosed in its chrysalis, the newly formed Monarch butterfly is...

Saint Francis and the Word of God

by Hilarion Kistner, OFM on 7/9/17 9:01 AM

God our Father we ask you to send your Holy Spirit into our midst and into our hearts,...

Convocation for Catholic Leaders: A New Dawn

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

We arrived in darkness, not knowing what to expect, who or what we would find. Upon awakening,...

Be a Living Prayer

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on 7/6/17 7:00 AM

Unlike Saint Ignatius of Loyola’s concentrated, step-by-step instructions for prayer in his ...

Holy Quotes from Mother Teresa

by Mother Teresa on 7/5/17 7:57 PM

The call to holiness guided Mother Teresa throughout her life. She said, “Every day I pray,...

This Life and the Next

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 7/5/17 7:00 AM

I have been a Franciscan priest for 55 years. As a priest, a good deal of my ministry has been...