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The Litany of the Most Holy Name of Jesus Article

The Litany of the Most Holy Name of Jesus

Leader: Lord, have mercy on us.All: Christ, have mercy on ...

The (British) Bells of St. Mary’s: An American Finds Home on an English Street Article

The (British) Bells of St. Mary’s: An American Finds Home on an English Street

I left Dublin and flew into Warrington, England, on September 1st around 9 PM. This town would ...

Thriving in a Post-Christian World: An American’s First Encounter with Catholic Ireland Article

Thriving in a Post-Christian World: An American’s First Encounter with Catholic Ireland

In September, Good Catholic writer Rachel Shrader spent two weeks exploring the hidden ...

In Praise of Inconvenience: Why Convenient Things Can Be Spiritual Robbery Article

In Praise of Inconvenience: Why Convenient Things Can Be Spiritual Robbery

How many times a week do you hear or say the word convenience? ...

“I Thirst”: The Thirst Of the God-Man (A Reflection) Article

“I Thirst”: The Thirst Of the God-Man (A Reflection)

After this Jesus, knowing that all was now finished, said (to ...

The Strange Providence of Sin—And What God Does With It Article

The Strange Providence of Sin—And What God Does With It

What do you mean when you use the word “providence”? ...

St. Sebastian and the Virtues of the Christian Athlete Article

St. Sebastian and the Virtues of the Christian Athlete

Every year, on January 20th, we celebrate the feast of that great warrior of the Faith: St. ...

The Real St. Juan Diego: How Our Lady Saved Her Aztec Children Article

The Real St. Juan Diego: How Our Lady Saved Her Aztec Children

On December 9th, we celebrate the feast of St. Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin, the visionary of ...

How the Rosary Won the Battle of Lepanto and Saved Christendom Article

How the Rosary Won the Battle of Lepanto and Saved Christendom

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.  ...

Your Guide To The 7 Deadly Sins—And The Virtues That Crush Them Article

Your Guide To The 7 Deadly Sins—And The Virtues That Crush Them

Catholic or not, most people have heard of “The Seven Deadly Sins.”  ...