For Christians, the time leading up to and celebrating the birth of Jesus is sacred. It is a time of joy and community, a time where we honor the miracle of the manger. There are several Catholic Christmas traditions rich in meaning that help foster a festive spirit all while keeping the focus on the coming of our king. Together, we’ll explore a few of these Catholic ...
The Mass is the heart of Catholic religious life. It gives participants courage and hope to face everyday challenges. It provides direction and encouragement through the scriptures. It allows time to reflect and talk to the Lord. It also offers ... Read More
“If you want peace, work for justice.” This famous quote comes from Pope Paul VI’s address for the Day of Peace in 1972, and touches on the important connection between peace and justice. As we are ... Read More
The news is full of stories of conflict, poverty, and destruction. For most of us, these stories cause a moment or a day of sadness or concern. Maybe we even offer a prayer for those impacted by the chaos. The sad reality, though, ... Read More