Our family is getting ready to move. It’s turns out this is a perfect time to honor St. Barnabas.
This Pentecost, how counter-cultural would it be for the church to emphasize the gentleness of Christ’s gift of the spirit? Maybe he discovered that gentleness from his mother.
Today we celebrate the Feast of the Visitation, when Mary goes to visit her older cousin, Elizabeth after accepting the call to carry and give birth to Jesus. Just why do we celebrate this event? Where’s our place in the story? Let’s find it.
Good Friday can bring challenging conversations with kids. Here are ideas and resources to help.
Is even Judas included in the love of God?
Palm crosses are an outward and visible sign of the triumph of sacrifice and love.
As our family began to follow the rhythm of the church calendar, I realized that all traditions start somewhere.
In Fra Angelico’s painting of the Annunciation, the angel Gabriel reverences Mary. What does that mean for us?
If I want to be able to absorb all the new life Easter has to offer – all the resistance it offers to the powers of sin in our broken world – I need the grace that comes with honest confession and repentance.
Persecution, betrayal, torture and agonizing death don’t make for contented bedtime stories or heart-warming conversation around the dinner table. How do we help little ones understand Lent?