"Not to enable the poor to share in our goods is to steal from them and deprive them of life. The goods we possess are not ours, but theirs." (Catechism of the Catholic Church, No. 2446) For 40 days each year, we come together to share in the penitential acts of the Lenten season. During this time we are called to a true conversion of heart as ...
When I left my homeland of northern Ghana, I had never seen mountains. Now, a year and half later, I feel quite at home in the mountainous terrain of Papua New Guinea. I must admit, however, that my first foray ... Read More
There are many ways in which our lives may feel like a desert—especially as many of us are currently isolating in our homes and most public activities are canceled. Our Lenten journey has been unique and ... Read More
The three pillars of Lent—prayer, fasting, and almsgiving—are expressions of the fundamental purpose of Lent, which is a turning to God and a conversion of heart. Each pillar is distinct yet ... Read More