Opening the Word: Jesus feeds the needy

Opening the Word: Jesus feeds the needy The miraculous feeding of 5,000 is a reminder of our communion with the Church and the ...

Letters to the Editor for August 3, 2014 Basilicas, migrants, and Iraq

The importance of saving money

The importance of saving money Use reserve funds to prepare for future — sometimes unexpected — expenses

Iraq, Syria, Israel, Palestine are ‘powder keg’

Iraq, Syria, Israel, Palestine are ‘powder keg’ Conflicts in region taking toll on human lives as Christians continue to advocate for ...

Editorial: The flight of dignity

Editorial: The flight of dignity Flight 17 and the subsequent lack of care for the dead has reminded the world what it ...

Hospice providers give care, comfort to elderly

Hospice providers give care, comfort to elderly Little Sisters of the Poor, Saint Jude Hospice offer friendship, compassion during ...

Reclaim the language

Reclaim the language The Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision prompted reactions full of rhetoric, lacking ...

Return to Catholicism?

Return to Catholicism? Good works alone can’t get us into heaven, but Christ offers forgiveness, grace ...

Project shares beauty of Faith practices

Project shares beauty of Faith practices Mother-daughter duo evangelizes by developing a ‘field guide’ to living a meaningful ...

Presidential hopeful mobilized Catholic participation in politics

Presidential hopeful mobilized Catholic participation in politics Despite facing anti-Catholic bigotry, New Yorker Al Smith persevered in both his ...