The Rich Man and His Harvest: A Gospel Parable
There are 18 parables in the Gospel of Luke. One of the shortest ones contains one of the most powerful messages.
Reflect When St. Francis was dying he apologized to Brother Body for the harsh treatment he so often issued. I often feel critical of my own body, seldom because of penances, but because of my excesses or unreasonable expectations. Pray …
The Genius of the Twelve Steps
The absolute genius of the Twelve Steps is that it refuses to bless and reward what looks like any moral worthiness game or mere heroic willpower.
Sharing the Word for January 12, 2023
Thursday of the First Week in Ordinary Time January 12, 2023Daily Reading from the USCCB: Hebrews 3:7-14 Recalling the experience of the Israelites during the Exodus, the author now issues a warning to the Christians of his time against growing …
Cardinal Pell dies at 81; he kept the faith even amid tribulation, pope says
VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis praised the late Australian Cardinal George Pell as a faithful servant of God and of the Catholic Church, who steadfastly followed the Lord even “in the hour of trial” when he was jailed for …