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Reach Out: The Healing Love of Christ Is Waiting Article

Reach Out: The Healing Love of Christ Is Waiting

Have you ever felt that you were too sinful, too unworthy, or too far gone to receive the ...

Heroes and Homemakers: 10 Patron Saints of Marriage Article

Heroes and Homemakers: 10 Patron Saints of Marriage

"There is no greater force against evil in the world," says Cardinal Raymond Burke, "than the ...

10-Step Self-Examination of Soul by St. Francis de Sales Article

10-Step Self-Examination of Soul by St. Francis de Sales

St. Francis de Sales (1567–1622) was an amazing man who gave up a life of comfort and ...

Imitate The 10 Amazing Virtues of the Blessed Mother Article

Imitate The 10 Amazing Virtues of the Blessed Mother

We are called to pattern our lives after that of Jesus Christ. When this seems daunting, it's ...

Why the Catholic Church is Your Mother Article

Why the Catholic Church is Your Mother

I was seventeen when I had a mind explosion (ahem, a “minor epiphany”) at the Good Friday ...

What To Write In a Baptism Card (For a Child or Adult!) Article

What To Write In a Baptism Card (For a Child or Adult!)

Baptism is the one sacrament that most Christians have in common. ...

4 Easy Ways to Celebrate the 50-Day Easter Season Article

4 Easy Ways to Celebrate the 50-Day Easter Season

After we pass through the sorrows and sacrifices of Lent and Holy Week, Easter breaks forth as ...

The Story of Mary Magdalene and the First Easter Egg Article

The Story of Mary Magdalene and the First Easter Egg

St. Mary Magdalene has a special place among Jesus' disciples. ...

Hauntingly Beautiful: The Holy Saturday Homily Article

Hauntingly Beautiful: The Holy Saturday Homily

"If a man die, shall he live again? ...

How to Redeem Lost Time With St. Teresa of Avila Article

How to Redeem Lost Time With St. Teresa of Avila

Can you imagine a life without regret? What a gift that would be. Most of us, however, as ...

Everything You Need to Know About the Easter Triduum Article

Everything You Need to Know About the Easter Triduum

Holy Week is the most solemn and glorious week in Christianity, the pinnacle of the liturgical ...

How Jesus’ Suffering Gives Meaning to Ours Article

How Jesus’ Suffering Gives Meaning to Ours

“There is not, never has been, and never will ...

Why Do Catholics Use So Many Candles? Article

Why Do Catholics Use So Many Candles?

Walk into any Catholic Church, and you'll see candles everywhere. ...

25 Quick and Fascinating Angel Facts Article

25 Quick and Fascinating Angel Facts

Our final destiny as sons and daughters of God is bound up with that of the angels. Our world ...

How To Write A Sympathy Card Article

How To Write A Sympathy Card

The death of a loved one is a universal experience—and yet it's challenging to know what to ...

Mary Undoer of Knots: A Devotion for All Life’s Tangles Article

Mary Undoer of Knots: A Devotion for All Life’s Tangles

There are dozens of devotions to Mary, but one that has grown in popularity among the Catholic ...

How Jesus is Both God and Man – And Why That Matters Article

How Jesus is Both God and Man – And Why That Matters

When we contemplate the two natures of Christ, the Divine and the human, we stand at the ...

3 Things We Can Learn From St. John The Apostle Article

3 Things We Can Learn From St. John The Apostle

"Love consists not in feeling great things but in having a ...

Why You Need the Rosary This Lent Article

Why You Need the Rosary This Lent

The following post is adapted from the daily content of our upcoming series  ...

A Catholic Guide To The 4 Temperaments: Which One Are You? Article

A Catholic Guide To The 4 Temperaments: Which One Are You?

One of my favorite conversation starters—whether I am with new friends or old ones—is to ...

Don’t Have A Spiritual Director? 5 Things You Can Do To Find One [Video] Article

Don’t Have A Spiritual Director? 5 Things You Can Do To Find One [Video]

If you're like me, you don't have a spiritual director....

Keep the Devil Away – St. John Bosco Tells You How Article

Keep the Devil Away – St. John Bosco Tells You How

St. John Bosco (also known as Don Bosco) was an influential 19th-century priest. He ...

How to Prepare for Lent—Before It Arrives Article

How to Prepare for Lent—Before It Arrives

Don’t blink. Lent will be here before you know it....

3 Reasons For Fasting From St. Thomas Aquinas Article

3 Reasons For Fasting From St. Thomas Aquinas

With Lent comes fasting—and fasting is, for most of us, the most challenging part of the ...

10 Things to Learn From the Writings of St. Thérèse Article

10 Things to Learn From the Writings of St. Thérèse

St. Thérèse of Lisieux, popularly known as "The Little Flower," is the third woman to be ...

St. Francis de Sales: Friend and Mentor Article

St. Francis de Sales: Friend and Mentor

As a cradle Catholic, I always knew who “St. Francis'' was: friend of animals, mendicant ...

The Catholic Faith of Grace Kelly Article

The Catholic Faith of Grace Kelly

In 1981, a year before her death, Grace Kelly Grimaldi—Princess of Monaco—made her last ...

St. Ambrose: Wise as a Serpent, Simple as a Dove Article

St. Ambrose: Wise as a Serpent, Simple as a Dove

St. Ambrose of Milan occupied lofty positions of authority during tumultuous times. These ...

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Advice On Keeping the Faith in Dark Times Article

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Advice On Keeping the Faith in Dark Times

From the 1950s until now, readers of countless backgrounds and beliefs have ...