"The works of mercy provide us with the opportunity to let every person know he is a child of God and a brother in Christ. From the works of mercy will emerge a community of love and peace cent...
Not many of us consider our baptismal "birthday" as the most significant day in our lives. Yet what could be more important than receiving the sacrament that Jesus said was necessary for ou...
Joseph Ratzinger, now Pope Benedict XVI, has been the most visible
member of the Catholic clergy in the world second only to Pope John
Paul II. His status as the head of the Congregation for the ...
Forgiven - Understanding the Healing Power of Confession
None of us like to admit our faults. It's much easier to make excuses for our failings or simply deny them. Yet excuses and denials do not...
Most Catholics know the prayers and movements of the Mass, but many of us can’t really explain why we do the things we do in the Mass. We don’t remember what the gestures and prayers ar...