Advent in the universal Church

Advent in the universal Church A pictorial look at how a variety of Catholics await the coming of Our Lord and Savior

China’s one-child policy revisions change little

China’s one-child policy revisions change little Communist government will continue to force women to have abortions, sterilizations, ...

Atheist worship?

Atheist worship? The increasing popularity of atheist ‘churches’ presents an opportunity for evangelization

Want to understand the importance of Catholic culture?

Want to understand the importance of Catholic culture? Then look to the example of J.F. Powers, the novelist who drew inspiration from his faith

Beyond the economic numbers

Beyond the economic numbers Statistics say unemployment rate is decreasing, but struggles and uncertainty remain a ...

Council of Trent shaped key Church doctrines and reformed the clergy Influential council, which ended 450 years ago this month, affirmed Sacred Tradition, ...

Two Ohio apostolates honor the dead, dying

Two Ohio apostolates honor the dead, dying One says prayers for those near death, while other attends funerals of those without ...

Opening the Word: Joined to the Savior

Opening the Word: Joined to the Savior The examples of John the Baptist and Mary help us enter more deeply into the mystery ...

How independent Scotland could affect local Church

How independent Scotland could affect local Church Church has not taken position, but some fear rise in secularization if Scots break ...

Riding the wave of God’s grace

Riding the wave of God’s grace Sister engaged in death row ministry grateful for support and fellowship of her community