Some might wonder: why are bread and wine necessary for the Eucharist?
As Christ's faithful followers, we are charged with accompanying those who have died.
St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, the first U.S. citizen to be canonized, is a role model to all who face adversity.
We are called to trust and believe what God has revealed about himself through sacred Scripture.
The reality is that we know very little about author of the Gospel of Mark.
Father Gordon Reigle was praying about the possibility of an abortion ballot proposal this fall.
What will you say, and how can you keep important relationships strong, even if you disagree?
To live fully in Christ, we should consider how we can give our best selves to God.
Over the years, I have been laying out what I take to be the basics of evangelization.
A traditional Catholic practice of praying the rosary for a specific petition, nine days in a row
Sharing food is more than just meeting someone’s immediate, material needs.
In spite of his short life, St. Gerard was considered a saint by the people he served..
Dear Father Joe: I Need Help Explaining to My Family and Friends Why I Oppose the Upcoming Ballot Initiative.
Jesus is not requiring you to get into shouting matches with people who only want to shout.
Dear Father Joe: Why are the Catholic commandments and the words after the Lord’s Prayer different from the Protestants?
Fr. Joe answers questions on Catholic practice vs. Protestant practice.
Forgiveness is not optional in the life of a disciple.
The first Korean-born Catholic priest courageously practiced, spread and died for his faith.
Jesus’ powerful words in the Gospel of Matthew form the basis for the traditional list of the works of mercy.
As Jesus passed on from there, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the customs post. He said to him, “Follow me.” And he got up and followed him.
The author of the Fourth Gospel is generally considered to be St. John. The three Letters of John and the Revelation of John are also attributed to this saint.
Marie Kuntz is a lifelong Catholic and has been a member of St. Gerard Parish for 17 years.
The answer to it is really revelatory of the difference between how God is and how we are.
Often when we think about mission, our eyes lift and we scan the horizon.
After the death of her husband, St. Jane Frances de Chantal attended a Lenten program in 1604.
Picking up good holy habits will keep us spiritually healthy.