• February 29, 2024

    While my fellow twenty-somethings were having baby showers and discussing what colors to paint the nursery, my husband and I were discussing advance directives and [...]

  • February 22, 2024

    “The waters surged around me up to my neck; the deep enveloped me…But you brought my life up from the pit, O LORD, my God.” [...]

  • February 15, 2024

    Fruitful. This is something we all long to be, like a fruitful vine in the recesses of our homes (Psalm 128:3), or with many sons [...]

  • February 8, 2024

    National Marriage Week (February 7th-14th) is a wonderful time for couples to reflect on the gift of their marriage and for parishes to discuss the [...]

  • February 1, 2024

    I walked into my favorite clothing store with my birthday coupon in hand, thinking I’d get a nice shirt on sale to celebrate. Another year [...]

  • January 25, 2024

    Having majored in Family Studies, I really thought that I would be a perfect wife and mother. I took the classes, learned the skills, got [...]

  • January 18, 2024

    Oftentimes, those in a season of infertility are encouraged to discern ways to cultivate spiritual fruit in their lives and to live out this season [...]

  • January 11, 2024

    As salvation-oriented people, we try to think about the long, long - really long - game. In a homily I heard recently, a priest referred [...]

  • January 4, 2024

    It was Holy Thursday, and I was dreading my follow-up appointment with my NaPro doctor that afternoon. Our previous medical protocol had not worked, and [...]

  • December 28, 2023

    On this Feast of the Holy Innocents, we commemorate the day on which King Herod, in an attempt to thwart the infant Messiah from displacing [...]

  • December 24, 2023

    No sugar-plums dancing, no Dad in his cap, No Momma in kerchief, no reindeer feet taps. For this year, you see, they’d given it up, [...]

  • December 21, 2023

    O Radiant Dawn, splendor of eternal light, sun of justice: come and shine on those who dwell in darkness and in the shadow of death. [...]