Columns

At the Movies

This past week, our diocesan staff was led in a day of recollection by Father Donald Gibbs, O.S.B., a monk of Conception Abbey

In Spirit and Truth

Although it might seem to some to be common sense, psychologists have identified a basic human need called a sense of belonging.

As Lent begins

Many things could be said about the season of Lent which we began this Ash Wednesday, March 1st.

‘Where charity and love prevail’

This coming weekend on March 4, 2017, the St. Joseph MO offices of Catholic Charities will be dedicated in the memory of Deacon Martin J. Goedken

Why we do penance

We have entered once again into the season of Lent.

The Graces of Frequent Confession

Several years ago, the Pew Research group reported on Google search trends for the word ‘Church.’

Knowing the Narrative

I recently overheard someone remark on the bias of certain media organizations that “their story is written before they even show up to report on it.”

Turning The Other Cheek

In this Sunday’s Gospel reading the listener is confronted with several jarring sayings by Jesus.

Toda vida importa… y la vida triunfa sobre la muerte

El 26 y 27 de enero de 2017 se llevaron a cabo eventos de la Marcha por la Vida en Washington, D.C.

Whom will we let into the lifeboat?

Of the many memorable moments in the Oscar winning film, Titanic, one in particular came to mind this week.

Thursday
March 30, 2017
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