The Crib and the Cross

by Murray Bodo, OFM on Jan 6, 2020 5:00:00 AM

One cold January night when the world seemed to lie in darkness, I sat down from a long day and...

Look to the Stars

by Diane M. Houdek on Jan 4, 2020 5:00:00 AM

I love going out in the yard in the winter to look at the stars. The clear, cold air makes them...

At Home or on the Road, God Is with Us

by Diane M. Houdek on Jan 3, 2020 5:00:00 AM

No matter how much we try to extend the holiday with traveling and vacation time and a last...

Human and Divine

by Diane M. Houdek on Jan 2, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Knowing that God not only knows but experienced what it was to be a human being, composed of...

Mary, Mother of God

by Pope Francis on Jan 1, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Mary treasured all these things and pondered them in her heart!” (Luke 2:19). In these words,...

Jesus Is Forever

by Diane M. Houdek on Dec 30, 2019 5:00:00 AM

We’re approaching the end of the Christmas season. Soon we will be back to the ordinary routines...

The Freedom to Love

by Murray Bodo, OFM on Dec 27, 2019 5:00:00 AM

St. John the Evangelist tells us that the truth will set us free. But what does that mean? St....

God Alone Is All We Need

by Diane M. Houdek on Dec 22, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Advent reminds us that the One who has come into the world and is always coming into our lives...

Dark Days and Dark Moods

by Thomas Moore on Dec 21, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Dark days can mean dark moods. This natural turn of the seasons helps explain the timing of...

A Celebration of Profound Change

by Thomas Moore on Dec 19, 2019 5:00:00 AM

People usually think of Christmas as a traditional and sentimental festival, but not as a...