Sharing food is more than just meeting someone’s immediate, material needs – it comes with sharing time, thoughtfulness and the belief in another’s human dignity.
In spite of his short life, St. Gerard was considered a saint by the people he served even before his death.
We are called to trust and believe what God has revealed about himself through sacred Scripture.
The reality is that we know very little about author of the Gospel of Mark.
To live fully in Christ, we should consider how we can give our best selves to God.
Over the years, I have been laying out what I take to be the basics of evangelization.
“I see it more as a lifestyle choice. I have not regretted it — ever. There are lots of times that we are so thankful that St. Joseph’s is in our lives.”
Forgiveness is not optional in the life of a disciple.
The first Korean-born Catholic priest courageously practiced, spread and died for his faith.
Jesus’ powerful words in the Gospel of Matthew form the basis for the traditional list of the works of mercy.
As Jesus passed on from there, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the customs post. He said to him, “Follow me.” And he got up and followed him.
Dear Father Joe: Why are the Catholic commandments and the words after the Lord’s Prayer different from the Protestants?
Fr. Joe answers questions on Catholic practice vs. Protestant practice.
The author of the Fourth Gospel is generally considered to be St. John. The three Letters of John and the Revelation of John are also attributed to this saint.
The answer to it is really revelatory of the difference between how God is and how we are.
Often when we think about mission, our eyes lift and we scan the horizon.
After the death of her husband, St. Jane Frances de Chantal attended a Lenten program in 1604.
Picking up good holy habits will keep us spiritually healthy.
The lives of the saints prove that holiness is not an unreachable goal accomplished by a select few.
The Church needs Catholics who are intentional about withdrawing from the busyness of life.
St. Luke, or Luke the Evangelist, was the most prolific of the Gospel writers.
Pope Francis thanked those who are dedicated to promoting life and defending conscientious objection.
Mark Wahlberg’s new film “Father Stu” is one of the most theologically interesting films to come out in a long time.
At a school in the Turbi area in northern Kenya, children clear out by midday, and in come the parents, who are learning to read.
What we look at has the power to change us. Our eyes are like portals to our imagination.