How Father Mike found his calling for spiritual fatherhood and teaching others that happiness is not happenstance
Dear Father Gale: I have been thinking about deleting my Facebook account. What do you think, Father?
I have been thinking about deleting my Facebook account. What do you think, Father?
Sue Davis of St. Gerard Parish in Lansing has been bringing the Eucharist to patients at local hospitals for 11 years.
St. Joseph is the patron of all families, especially of fathers, and the patron ...
Many of us just try to survive Lent until we can satiate our increasing hunger for dessert, Instagram, alcohol or the snooze button. Columnist Pete Burak invites you to consider it from a different perspective.
If we are to truly live and be most fully alive, it only makes sense that we need to live in harmony with that for which we are made.
Will we learn the lessons of the three ghosts as did Scrooge?
Jo Hooper shares a mother’s warmth volunteering at the Child Advocacy Center at Catholic Charities of Jackson.
In recent years, usually around the beginning of November, I’ve noticed a growin...
Every time I go to confession, I seem to say the same things.
When Charles Dickens published A Christmas Carol in December of 1843, the import...
This tight-knit group takes care of their parish and each other
As Christians, we’ve been given a sneak peek of where this most miraculous story leads. Reset your expectations this Advent and see what happens when you await the Lord with an open heart.
Dear Father Joe: I know we’re supposed to thank God, but some days I don’t feel a lot of gratitude. How do I feel thankful when I’m not?
As a retired chief accounting officer, she knows the value of robust bookkeeping.
He was instrumental in spreading Christianity to rural areas of Western Europe.
Each experience is unique - be ready to share yours.
I just finished my second dive into the Reddit AMA world. One of the most p...
Holy orders, or the sacrament of apostolic ministry, is the sacramental act that...
A timeline of the sacrament from the Old Testament to today.
Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself, take up his cross, and follow me.” (Mt 16:24) These are challenging words from Jesus. They cut to the heart and demand a response.
Dear Father Joe: My dog died and my priest told me that pets don’t go to heaven....
“I hope the people I transport gain a better understanding of God’s purpose through the services we provide,” explains Gary Kinneer. “Hopefully it brings them closer to God.”