The journey of Lent provides an opportunity to walk more closely with Jesus, who desires our presence, sometimes more than we desire his.
Mother Teresa saw Lent as a time to focus on prayer, on oneness with God. She can be our guide through this holy season. By Heidi Hess Saxton
Lift up, give up, take up. This season invites us to do all three. By Msgr. Richard Hilgartner
The cross was was instrumental in the early conversion of Saint Francis. By Daniel P. Horan, OFM
Meditation and prayer are closely linked. Lent is the perfect time to blend the two. By Laurence Freeman, OSB
Scripture is a constant revelation of God's love for us. By Daniel P. Horan, OFM
Forgiving ourselves is sometimes the greatest challenge. By Richard B. Patterson, PhD
A massive donation of Ethiopian religious manuscripts to The Catholic University of America in Washington makes the school one of the largest holders of such texts outside Ethiopia.
People who had ordinary encounters with Jesus in the Gospels can aid our daily journey as disciples. Catherine Looker, SSJ