I wore a scapular when I was a child, back in the ’60s, just as the Council was unfolding. Indeed, I took it seriously: It was a sign of my commitment to Christ, a reminder to me of my own faith as I went about my daily tasks.
The historical Saint Nicholas of Myra is a far cry from Santa Claus. But who was this beloved man of God? By John Feister
Does God alone save us or is there some work for us to do? Catholics and Lutherans hae finally agreed on this issue that sparked the Reformation.
Catholic University scholar John P. Meier discusses how the Jesus of faith is linked to the Jesus of history.
What started in a Massachusetts parish claims more than 30,000 members nationally a year later.
She was a brilliant scholar who was called to share both in the virtue and in the martyrdom of Christ. By John Feister
Her story even was, this past August, featured on NBC Nightly News's "Making a Difference" segment.
This priest-hero died at the World Trade Center as he had lived: offering himself freely for others. By John Feister
This 82-year-old Franciscan sister takes center stage in a new PBS documentary about a key moment in civil-rights history.
This Irish priest and musical celebrity explores the saint’s amazing journey. By John Feister