Family Life Prepares Us for God's Call

by Robert J. Hater on Dec 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM

The story of Jesus in the Temple tells us that one’s primary family is not our only goal....

Celebrating with a Meal Transforms Us

by Susan Muto on Nov 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM

A table full of hungry people, celebrating the spirit and the flavor of marvelous food, is a...

Gather around the Table of Plenty

by Susan Muto on Nov 22, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Eating is not only an individual delight but also, and mainly, a communal experience. Family...

Food Symbolizes Our Gratitude to God

by Susan Muto on Nov 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Food is a symbol of our gratitude to God and our mutual appreciation for one another. It is a...

Eating Is a Moral Act

by Susan Muto on Nov 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Christianity is one religion that places upon us the obligation to care for the least of our...

Learn to Savor Life

by Susan Muto on Nov 14, 2018 5:00:00 AM

We need to reawaken the art and discipline of what it means to “taste and savor.” Instead of...

We Must Be Poor in Spirit

by Robert J. Hater on Nov 1, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Being poor does not, in itself, guarantee inner freedom. Poor people can be imprisoned by bitter...

The Eucharist Is about Love

by Robert J. Hater on Sep 30, 2018 5:00:00 AM

We become holy through love, and the Eucharist is about love. Because of Jesus’s love for us, he...

Living Gospel Values Every Day

by Robert J. Hater on Sep 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Often, the desire to reach out to others begins in our home. Gospel values need to be...

Keeping Our Faith as a Family

by Pope Francis on Sep 28, 2018 5:00:00 AM

How do we keep our faith as a family? Do we keep it for ourselves, in our families, as a...