Hidden in Plain Sight — Venerable Antonietta Giugliano

By Michael O’Neill | Antonietta put the card with the novena the Virgin Mary back into the copy of the Imitation of Christ that always rested on her nightstand. She knew the prayer by heart, from having recited it so many… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

St. Roch, Patron of Plague and Pestilence, Pray for Us

By Kathy Schiffer | When the world is on edge, when the coronavirus has brought our nation and the world to a standstill, to whom can you turn? You’ve probably heard this week about St. Corona, patron of epidemics — but have you… Read the Whole Article at...

Coronavirus and ‘Physical Distancing’

By John Grondelski | You knew it wouldn’t be long before the politically correct got into the coronavirus debate. Recently, The Washington Post announced that it has found both an “expert” (a professor of political science and… Read the Whole Article at its...

Tomie dePaola’s Catholic art and heart

When I heard that Tomie dePaola died, I had the strange feeling that I had lost a friend that I had never met. I had read his stories and enjoyed his illustrations with my children […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Coronavirus: How Lenten Kenosis Prepares Us for Easter

By Ines Murzaku | Have you ever been daunted by emptiness? Have a look at the drone footage taken in various busy metropolitan cities all over the world. In a matter of weeks, the world’s busiest cities have turned into ghost… Read the Whole Article at its...

Pope Francis Sends a Video Message for Holy Week

Pope Francis on the evening of April 3, 2020, issued a video message for Holy Week, aimed especially at families, those living in isolation due to coronavirus, and those who are sick. “I have in my heart all the families, especially those who have a loved one who is...