Embracing The Holy Spirit During Pentecost

Embracing The Holy Spirit During Pentecost

One of the most famous passages in Scripture is Jesus asking the apostles, “Who do you say that I am?”[1]  This leads to St. Peter’s confession that Jesus is the Christ, and to the establishment of the papacy. Like St. Peter, it matters very much who we say that Jesus...
Understanding Divine Mercy Through Saint Faustina

Understanding Divine Mercy Through Saint Faustina

Each year the Church dedicates time in the Easter season to celebrate Divine Mercy. Christ revealed himself as Divine Mercy to Saint Faustina Kowalska, a Polish nun, in the beginning of the 20th century. In the year 2000—upon Saint Faustina’s canonization— Saint Pope...
A Christian Prayer in Union with Creation

A Christian Prayer in Union with Creation

The perfect prayer for Earth Day. By Pope Francis, Laudato Si Father, we praise you with all your creatures. They came forth from your all-powerful hand; they are yours, filled with your presence and your tender love. Praise be to you! Son of God, Jesus, through you...
Fasting in the Desert

Fasting in the Desert

“The Eucharist thus appears as the culmination of all the sacraments in perfecting our communion with God the Father by identification with his only-begotten Son through the working of the Holy Spirit. With discerning faith a distinguished writer of the Byzantine...
Remembering Terri Schiavo

Remembering Terri Schiavo

The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network is a ministry devoted to upholding human dignity through service to the medically vulnerable. Tomorrow, March 31st, marks the 15th anniversary of Terri Schiavo’s death. In remembrance of Terri’s fight for life, and in support...