These are the kinds of questions that can lead to a deepening and maturing of faith, so I am very glad that you asked about this.
I have a friend who says everything was much more reverent before the 1960s and that we should go back to the way things used to be. This is making me question what happens at Mass on Sunday.
There is no denying that this past year has been very difficult for most of us.
Go behind the scenes of the New Testament with Theology 101.
If anyone who is sick or dying is facing a low quality of life, we should take steps to raise and improve it.
During his 1977 rookie year with the Baltimore Orioles, future Hall of Famer Eddie Murray got a piece of advice from veteran Lee May: If you’ve got talent, May told the 21-year-old slugger, fame can’t help you, but the odds are it’ll ruin you.
Put Jesus first and feed your mind with the truth.
We all carry hopes in our hearts that are both big and small.
There is little doubt the presence of the Zealots impacted Jesus’ life, ministry and, possibly, his death.
I think that if we asked any mother what she wanted most for her child, she would likely answer, “to be happy.”
I recently read reports about a study positing that the American news media has been biased toward reporting bad or negative news in its coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic.
There’s nothing flashy about faithful intercessory prayer, but God notices. Here's how to say, “I’ll pray for you,” and mean it.
If anyone has ever been “caught” up in a rosebush, the lesson learned is that one would never want to be subjected to wearing a crown of thorns!
She dedicated her life to educating poor children in the first half of the 20th century.
I feel like my faith keeps failing. What can I do to maintain a strong and lively faith?
This Dominican Friar tirelessly pursued reforms when corruption, heresy, immorality and invasion threatened the Church.
In his essay, “The Riddle of the Ivy,” G.K. Chesterton describes himself preparing for a trip.
Take a peek behind the scenes of prominent figures and events in the New Testament.
For Easter, we Catholics sure do a lot of preparing. What happens when the day finally passes?
This is a great question, and I would like to look at it in two parts.
We are joyful because we are hopeful. Our hope is not based on fantasy or “wishing,” but on what God has already done for us through the Easter story.
Since moving to Washington several years ago, I’ve become fascinated by the cherry blossoms that blanket Washington’s urban landscape in clouds of pink and white.
Read more about this patron of social workers and co-founder of the Daughters of Charity.
Spiritual direction is the opportunity to check in with a spiritual mentor who is willing to accompany you with guidance, advice, teaching, and encouragement on your path to sanctity.