"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 ...
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
It is a challenging time in the history of our Church, one unlike any of us have ever seen. Without the sacraments, many Catholics are finding themselves a little lost and definitely longing to receive the ... Read More
When most Christians think of Lent, they think of fasting. It's the most widely known practice associated with this holy season. But we must be careful to fast with the right intentions and not fall into ... Read More