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 teaches us that we, like Jesus, give as much to others in our passivities as in our activities. By Ronald Rolheiser
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
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
An immigrant teacher and White House honoree fears President Donald Trump is undermining the community she has fought to lift up.
This humble friar from Assisi has become a worldwide singing sensation. By Murray Bodo, OFM