Am I a Christian Full-Time?

by Pope Francis on May 24, 2019 5:00:00 AM

I ask myself: Am I a Christian by fits and starts, or am I a Christian full-time? Our culture of...

The Blessed Virgin in the Early Church

by Mike Aquilina on May 23, 2019 5:00:00 AM

How important was the Blessed Virgin to the faith of the early Church? She was essential....

Hope in God's Goodness

by Colleen C. Mitchell on May 22, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Luke's Gospel tells us Elizabeth, the mother of John the Baptist, was barren for many years. I...

Let the Name of Jesus Slow You Down

by Edward Sri on May 21, 2019 5:00:00 AM

A friend of mine suggests that we treat the name of Jesus in the Hail Mary like a speed bump:...

Discernment Is Not Checking Boxes

by Casey Cole, OFM on May 20, 2019 5:00:00 AM

But no matter what we do or don’t do, no matter if we get it “right” or “wrong,” no matter if we...

Mary, a Model of Meditation

by Pope Francis on May 19, 2019 5:00:00 AM

May the Virgin Mary, model of meditation of the words and acts of the Lord, help us to...

The Rosary: Something for Everyone

by Edward Sri on May 18, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Think of the rosary as being like the ocean: There’s something in it for everyone, whether you...

Our Common Horizon

by Pope Francis on May 17, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Just as in each of our lives, we always need to begin again, to get up again, to rediscover the...

Give Mary Your Concerns

by Melanie Rigney on May 16, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Say a rosary today. As you progress through the decades, put yourself in Mary’s place. Ponder in...

St. Isidore, Teach Us to Love the Earth

by Ilia Delio, OSF on May 15, 2019 5:00:00 AM

The distinction between creation and nature is an important one because when we discuss the...