February 2018

Black and white photo of a person sitting next to the ocean

No Greater Love: Operation Pedro Pan

At the age of 10, Oscar Pichardo left behind his parents, friends, possessions and native land. Oscar and his brother Jesœs were among 14,048 unaccompanied Cuban minors between the ages of six and 18 who were airlifted out of Cuba
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Elizabeth Barkley in front of a statue of Saint Elizabeth

From Widow’s Grief to New Life

Mired in grief over the loss of her husband, this college professor found a kindred spirit in another widow: St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.
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Lourdes: 150 Years of God's Healing Care

At the heart of Lourdes stands an encounter of love between a child and a mother, between Bernadette Soubirous and Mary, Mother of God and our mother. That meeting forever changed the face of a small French village and reawakened the spiritual
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God’s Great Reversal: Key to the Gospel of Luke

The Gospel of Luke assures us that the Kingdom of God, in its fullness, will confound all our expectations and will overturn our experiences. In fact, in the Kingdom of God everything will be turned upside down.
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Four people being interviewed by Tony Reali

Sporting His Faith: An Interview with ESPN’s Tony Reali

Five days a week on ESPN, Tony Reali hosts Around the Horn, a 30-minute television show viewed by a half million sports lovers. This popular program accentuates his quirky talents as puppeteer and lion tamer, someone with an almost supernatural
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Homeless person sleeping next to a backpack

A Night with the Homeless

1:25 a.m. I am getting out of the shower, but I feel so tired I want to go back to bed. Why did I volunteer for this? I think of how Jesus came back from the garden at Gethsemane and
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