He Says: Elizabeth has turned into Bridezilla. One bridesmaid has quit the wedding, and I am pretty close myself. How do I...
Feast Day: November 15 There are times in life when we feel what could be the soft, gentle stirrings of the Spirit calling us to...
A: My mother’s warm heart led her to open our home twice in this way when I was young.  As is frequently the case, these...
My next-door neighbor appears to be running a drug operation out of his home. I’m afraid of the repercussions if I call the...

From the Bishop

My brothers and sisters in Christ, election time is almost upon us.

Bishops to meet on challenges facing the family

This fall, Pope Francis will be meeting in...

Our loss is their gain!

On Friday, June 27, 2014, our Holy Father,...

Your Stories

Ivy Davis, Jr. – “Poppy” – was a fun-loving young man who loved to be outdoors hiking, biking and...
Serving the Incarcerated, Deacon Jack is the "Way Maker"
An Invitation was all it took to propel Jack...
Choosing LIFE, thanks to Tim and the Ultrasound Initiative
Tim Donovan was untouched by unplanned pregnancy...

Your Faith

Dear Fr. Joe: My parish expects parents to jump through a lot of ‘hoops’ in order to have our...
Seek reconciliation even when it’s their fault
Bearing false witness? Well, that doesn’t apply...
The Eighth Commandment: You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor
The “eighth word” of the Decalogue continues to...
Follow the stirrings of the Spirit: Blessed Gaius of Korea
Feast Day: November 15 There are times in life...

From the Editor

Some years ago, I heard a beautiful legend from Africa that has stuck with me. The story is about...
The truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth

When Jesus went up on the mountain with his...

My grandfather, the good steward

My grandpa Leo, my dad’s father, lived most of...

Your Life

Q: I have hundreds of emails to wade through every day – which is not helped by one person in the...
My fiancée is too stressed out about our wedding
He Says: Elizabeth has turned into...
Should I let my neighbor’s runaway daughter stay with us?
A: My mother’s warm heart led her to open our...
I think my neighbor is dealing drugs
My next-door neighbor appears to be running a...

Special Reports

On November 21, 2014, the Roman Catholic Church will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the...
Announcing the Year of Consecrated Life
On Nov. 29, 2013, Pope Francis revealed to 120...
Theology of the Body
The recent canonization of Pope St. John Paul II...
Christians in the Crosshairs
Today, Christians are the most persecuted...