Tag: prayer

This Sunday’s readings (the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B) show how God treats the Church when it has lost its way. As Pope Benedict XVI put it, in the Way

“In the wilderness of North America, in primitive and difficult times, Saint Kateri was a ‘sign of the Kingdom of Heaven.’” — Mass to celebrate St. Kateri Tekakwitha In our tumultuous times,

Sacred Heart statue, St. Benedict Church, Atchison, Kan. The Sacred Heart used to bother me. I found the pictures of Jesus with his heart hovering in front of his shirt weird. I

Catholics have a bad reputation. The world thinks of us as largely irrelevant and mostly negative. Society has become so extreme in its embrace of various forms of immorality, we are largely