The Spiritual Journey Is a Dynamic Adventure

by Marcellino D’Ambrosio on Jan 11, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Gregory of Nyssa elaborated a theory of the stages of the mystical life that had a profound...

Saints Show Us Who We Can Be

by Murray Bodo, OFM on Jan 10, 2019 5:00:00 AM

 

The mystics cultivate awareness. They listen for God’s word; they respond with concrete, often...

Living on God's Threshold

by Joel Schorn on Jan 5, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Brother André Bessette joked, “My superiors showed me the door and I stayed there,” and, “I was...

Basil the Great: Care for the Poor

by Marcellino D’Ambrosio on Jan 2, 2019 5:00:00 AM

In A.D. 368 when Cappadocia was stricken with a dire famine, the suffering was intense. Basil...