St. Kateri: Patroness of the Environment

by Emily Cavins on Jul 13, 2019 5:00:00 AM

St. Kateri is considered patroness of the environment, based totally upon her Native American...

Choose to Speak Rather than Remain Silent

by Camille Lewis Brown on Feb 2, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Saint Cassian of Tangier models the ultimate Christian act of brotherhood and friendship. His...

What Can We Learn from St. Francis de Sales?

by Patrick Madrid on Jan 24, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Above all else, Francis de Sales had the heart of an apostle. True, he was intellectually...

God Wants to Make You His Coworker

by Patrick Madrid on Jan 23, 2019 5:00:00 AM

God wants to work through you, regardless of your circumstances—in your office, your home, your...

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...