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Discerning in, and discerning out: What happens when seminarians leave? Watch

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Catholic journalists know that discernment stories are popular because they give readers hope. And they often follow a pattern: They ... continue reading


What people with intellectual disabilities can teach us about friendship Watch

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When French Catholic Jean Vanier brought two men with intellectual disabilities to live with him in his home, he did so more out of a sense ... continue reading



High school founded by former NFL star aims to make virtuous students Watch

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Not everyone who goes to high school will go to college, the founders of a new Minnesota high school say, but everyone should be prepared ... continue reading


How a Kansas humanities program shaped a generation of Catholic leaders Watch

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Almost 50 years ago, the University of Kansas established a new humanities curriculum. It lasted only about 10 years. But those 10 years ... continue reading


Suicide is on the rise - What can the Catholic Church do to help? Watch

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On Monday of National Suicide Prevention Week this year, popular evangelical pastor and mental health advocate Jarrid Wilson, 30, ... continue reading


Arizona home helps women rebuild lives after prison Watch

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Women leaving prison can face numerous challenges - from finding housing and employment despite a criminal record to repairing ... continue reading



The Feast of St. John The Evangelist Teaches Us the Secret to Living Faith Watch

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The heart of good theology, the fire that fuels living faith, is an ongoing encounter with the Risen Lord Jesus, cultivated as an ongoing ... continue reading


Strong online boundaries make for the happiest relationships, study finds Watch

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Cutting ties with old flames, before the internet, used to be easy. Washington D.C., (CNA) - Cutting ties with old flames, before the ... continue reading


A bowl of soup, and a chance for compassion Watch

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For nearly 15 years, a Catholic charity in south-central New York has sold ceramic bowls to raise both money for a local food pantry and ... continue reading


The Christmas Gift: Because Jesus is Born, We Can Be Born Again Watch

Image of That beautiful Child was born in a manger so that the world can be born again in Him. He became like us, so that we can become like Him. As sons and daughters in the Son, we can live for eternity in an intimate communion of love in, through and with Him. That reality begins today for all who say Yes to the gift being offered. Merry Christmas

On the day called Christ-Mass, the whole world pauses - at a manger, a crib, a creche. The Nativity of the Lord touches every man, ... continue reading


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