Richard Rohr on the Legacy of Thomas Merton

by Richard Rohr, OFM on 12/29/17 7:00 AM

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

Mary, the First Disciple

by Guest Blogger on 12/27/17 7:00 AM

I am the Lord’s servant. May it be to me as you have said” (Luke 1:38).

She may be the most...

Let There Be Light: A Christmas Prayer

by Diane M. Houdek on 12/23/17 5:00 AM

A Quiet Reflection from Pope Francis

In turning on the light of the Christmas tree, we wish for...

Sharing Ourselves This Christmas

by Guest Blogger on 12/22/17 7:00 AM

Every morning before I start to work, I read “the next paragraph” in my Bible at work. On...

Looking Into the Soul of Christmas

by Thomas Moore on 12/21/17 7:00 AM

Christmas never was a purely Christian holiday. Like many religious rituals, it has roots in a...

Santa Claus: A Figure of Generosity

by Diane M. Houdek on 12/19/17 5:00 AM

A Quiet Reflection from Pope Francis

First of all, I would like, with you, to thank the Lord for...

Mary: The Woman at the Heart of the Christmas Story

by Diane M. Houdek on 12/18/17 5:00 AM

A Quiet Reflection from Pope Francis

At the message of the angel, she does not hide her...

The Face of Jesus

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 12/16/17 7:00 AM

Ancient tradition tells us that Luke, the author of the third Gospel, was a physician. In fact,...

Advent with Mother Teresa: O Root of Jesse

by Heidi Hess Saxton on 12/13/17 8:13 AM

O root of Jesse's stem, sign of God's love for all his people: come to save us without delay!

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Friar Pat on the Peace of Christmas

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 12/12/17 1:29 PM

Why is peace so important during Advent and Christmas? How can we spread peace in our homes and...