Did you ever wonder why the Church has a thing for relics? Why do we get excited over pieces of a saint’s body? Why do we even have pieces of saints’ bodies? A visit of the relics of St. Anthony of Padua to my parish helped me better understand.
As Pope, John Paul II was a model for all people of the forgiveness and mercy God offers us and of dignity in time of illness and suffering.
St. Paul of the Cross is founder of the Passionists order, whose mission is to “keep alive in the world the love of Jesus Crucified as seen in His Sacred […]
You’ve heard that saying about families that pray together, haven’t you? Fr. Patrick Peyton famously said that “The family that prays together, stays together.” A lot of times, I’m guilty […]
This Sunday, October 14, in St. Peter’s Square, Pope Francis will formally declare as saints Blesseds Pope Paul VI and Archbishop Oscar Romero, as well as five other holy men […]