2020 has brought many unexpected challenges that have, in some way, affected nearly every person around the globe. As our world recovers from a global pandemic that impacted the health and well-being of millions, this great tragedy has been aggravated by simmering racial tensions that have boiled over into a renewed fight for universal justice. Add ...
Italy was one of Europe’s worst-hit nations at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. When the coronavirus lockdown forced the clergy to suspend all liturgical celebrations with the faithful, we had to ... 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