In Praise of Mothers and Grandmothers

by Alicia von Stamwitz on 5/19/18 7:00 AM

Pope Francis was raised by two spirited women: his mother Regina and his grandmother Rosa who...

Pope Francis on Motherhood

by Guest Blogger on 5/5/18 7:00 AM

On my way to board a plane in Milwaukee’s airport, I recently noticed a “Lactation Station.”...

Parenting Paralysis: What's Changed About Raising Children?

by Dr. Ray Guarendi on 4/16/18 7:00 AM

In this excerpt from Being a Grandparent: Just Like Being a Parent … Only Different!, Dr. Ray...

Don’t Let Family Struggles Get You Down This Thanksgiving

by Guest Blogger on 11/21/17 7:00 AM

Starting at the end of October, we are often inundated with images of happy, harmonious families...

Your First Rosary

by Franciscan Media on 9/20/17 7:00 AM

Your grandmother gave it to you for your First Communion. It came in a hinged box just like the...

Beauty Beyond the Mirror

by Susan Hines-Brigger on 6/6/17 7:00 AM

You look beautiful.” That’s what I said to my 17-year-old daughter, Maddie, recently as she left...

Human Family, Holy Relationships

by Ragan Sutterfield on 4/27/17 12:07 AM

When the apostle Paul, frustrated by a contentious and divided Corinthian church, attempted to...

Mother Teresa on the Importance of Family

by Guest Blogger on 4/20/17 6:00 PM

Love begins at home, Mother Teresa insisted when she was alive. Home and family are the twin...

Three Questions to Keep Your Kingdom-Building Family Focused

by Colleen C. Mitchell on 1/23/17 7:00 AM

Last week, we had an amazing six-day family retreat led by our dear friend and spiritual...

Pope Francis: ‘Build Mercy in the Home’

by Alicia von Stamwitz on 10/11/16 7:00 AM
Image: creativevix.com.

Pope Francis cares deeply about the health and happiness of today’s...