Prayer Is a Mystery

by Fr. Gary Caster on Jul 3, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Prayer is almost as much a mystery as God. Prayer always seems to be more than the words we use...

We Can Become God's Children—Now!

by Fr. Gary Caster on Jul 2, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Once we allow the love of God into our hearts, we are able to live no longer for ourselves but...

Prayer Takes Us Outside Ourselves

by Fr. Gary Caster on Jul 1, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Prayer begins through our recognition of ourselves as creatures, finite and yet aware of...

Love Is the Highest Value

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jun 30, 2020 5:00:00 AM

For us as Christians, the highest value should always be love. If we’re going to accept the...

Gratitude Is the 'Mystical Minimum'

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jun 29, 2020 5:00:00 AM

G.K. Chesterton spoke of the “mystical minimum,” which he defined as gratitude. When we stand in...

Families and Rituals

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jun 28, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Rituals create families, in a sense. Any parent knows that when they do something at least two...

Making the World a Safe Home

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jun 27, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Healthy religion gives us a foundational sense of awe. It re-enchants an otherwise empty...

The True Shape of Things

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jun 26, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Our world is filled with contradictions needing to be reconciled, inconsistencies within us and...

It's All about Forgiveness

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jun 25, 2020 5:00:00 AM

If we don’t get forgiveness, we’re missing the whole mystery. We are still living in a world of...

Seeing Reality with Compassion

by Richard Rohr, OFM on Jun 24, 2020 5:00:00 AM

There’s a moral realism in healthy and grounded people. They’re not ideological, on the left or...