Into the Wilderness with Jesus: 5 Tips for a Blessed Lent

Penance, sacrifice, prayer, alms giving, crosses of ash smeared on our foreheads. The season of Lent is a rich and ancient Christian tradition which reminds us of our mortality, sinful nature, and dependence upon God as Lord and… Read More

Three Ways Mary Helps Us Become Better Christians

Happy New Year! Today the Church celebrates the Solemnity of Mary Mother of God (“God-Bearer” or Theotokos in Greek), a title recognized since the early Church and an official dogma since the Council of Ephesus in 431 A.D…. Read More

Come Let Us Adore Him: 5 Reasons Everyone Can Celebrate Christmas

Advent ends with the Feast of the Nativity on the eve of December 24th, however nothing can truly prepare us for this grand celebration: the Incarnation of God in Jesus Christ. Although Jesus arrived as the heir to… Read More

The Christian Struggle: Strong Enough to Fight, but Wise Enough to Rest?

The summation of the Christian life is struggle.┬áSt. Paul goes so far as to describe the virtues of the spiritual life as battle equipment, driving home the reality that our Christian reality is indeed a war of souls,… Read More