God's Love Knows No Obstacles

by Kerry Crawford on Feb 12, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Touching the rock face, contemplating the grotto of more than 150 years ago and offering a...

Drink from the Spring of Holiness

by Kerry Crawford on Feb 11, 2019 5:00:00 AM

The Blessed Virgin taught Bernadette with what she could see, touch and experience. “Bernadette...

We Are Pilgrims in the Profoundest Sense

by Kerry Crawford on Feb 10, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Drawn by faith or curiosity, people from all parts of the world go on pilgrimage to Lourdes, the...

The Universal Call to Mission

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 10, 2018 5:00:00 AM

The Church today teaches us that all of the baptized have two fundamental calls: the universal...

Seek the Lord Risen and Living Today

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 8, 2018 5:00:00 AM

People today are seeking the divine presence through tangible places, images, and rituals....

We Are Constantly Striving

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 7, 2018 5:00:00 AM

The response of Junipero Serra and his followers to the call to share the Gospel is a complex...

Step Out to Be Church in the World

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 5, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Following the Camino of Saint Junípero Serra goes well beyond traveling his historical path...

Many Cultures, One Church

by Stephen J. Binz on Jul 3, 2018 5:00:00 AM

From our perspective today, we can see that the early missionaries of California were often too...

The Footsteps of the Saints Lead to Christ

by Stephen J. Binz on Jun 27, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Saint Francis, the spiritual father of Junípero Serra, was filled with a deep desire to proclaim...

Nature's Beauty Sings God's Praise

by Stephen J. Binz on Jun 25, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Saint Junípero’s reverence for the beauty of California resonates with the Canticle of the...