Faith & Life

SPIRITUAL RESOLUTIONS

Lose 10 pounds. Train for a triathlon. Walk the dog every day. Go to bed earlier.  Maybe these aren’t the…

Faith & Life

GIVING AND RECEIVING

“Seeing with the eyes of Christ, I can give to others much more than their outward necessities; I can give…

Faith & Life

BITTERSWEET CHOICES

My mother and father enjoyed a long, happy marriage until Dad passed away five years ago. Their successful union might…

Faith & Life

CELEBRATE THE SEASON

As we prepare to celebrate Our Savior’s birth, Advent offers Catholic families a new season of anticipation, gratitude, and love. …

Faith & Life

CALL TO SERVICE

With four or more altar servers required at each Mass, it isn’t unusual for a Catholic parish to have 50-100…

Faith & Life

LIVING PURPOSEFULLY

Halloween is barely over, but my thoughts are on Christmas. I am sure I’m not alone as a mom and…

Faith & Life

FAITH IN ISOLATION

As Catholic families continue to cope with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, isolation threatens us with depression, anxiety, and loneliness.  Still,…

Faith & Life

GRIEF AT THE HOLIDAYS

The coronavirus pandemic makes 2020’s holiday season fraught with uncertainty. If you’re also suffering the loss of a loved one,…

Faith & Life

GOD BLESS US ALL

The Douglas family ended summertime by waging war with an obnoxious invasion of disgusting houseflies.  Christened the Terminator by our…

Faith & Life

JOURNEY OF FAITH

Perhaps now more than ever, academic success – as well as lasting faith formation – for students in the Diocese…