Churches in England set to reopen for private prayer from June 15

Churches and other places of worship will be allowed to reopen for private prayer from June 15 in England, the government has announced. Worshippers will be allowed to “reflect and pray”, but must adhere to social distancing norms. Masses, weddings and other services...

Remembering Bishop George Murry — My Mentor, Boss and Friend

By Kathy Schiffer | I remember when Jesuit Father George Murry first arrived at the University of Detroit Mercy. He had a leadership style that was strong yet warm, and his laughter could be heard down the hall. He was a tall… Read the Whole Article at its...

Reminder for posting comments

Dear readers, I don’t have help to run this blog, so I have to adopt strong measures. Comboxes can spin out of control rapidly. Read the Whole Article at its Original Source

A Walk to the Wee Boulangerie

“If you can’t blog something nice, don’t blog anything at all” sums up my radio silence there. My belief in humanity is at a low ebb and, besides, I feel like the internet is slowly sucking out my brains.  Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Fearful events may stalk the world but life is worth living

From 1952 until 1957 Bishop Fulton Sheen hosted a popular primetime television show titled “Life is Worth Living.”  Bishop Sheen advocated a particular philosophy of life and living that was rooted in faith and common sense. He continually emphasized that, despite the...

The Holy Trinity can comfort us during these times

Solemnity of the Holy Trinity Exodus 34: 4-6 & 8-9; 2 Corinthians 13: 11-13; John 3: 16-18 “Moses called on the name of the Lord. The Lord passed before him and proclaimed ‘Lord, Lord, a God of tenderness and compassion, slow to anger, rich in kindness and...

Young-Adult Apostolates: Made for This Moment

By Kathryn Elliott | Three months into the global COVID-19 pandemic, Catholic apostolates aimed at young adults have adapted quickly and, for the most part, effectively, to continue their work under new… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Florida Marlins’ Prospect Now Safe at Home

By Trent Beattie | The transition into high school is a trying time for most teenagers, but in the case of Tanner Rogers, an enormous burden was added. His entry into Columbine High School in the fall of… Read the Whole Article at its Original...