At the Jesuit-run Marquette University stands the oldest structure in Milwaukee, the Chapel of St. Joan of Arc, built in the early 1400's, nearly 100 years before Columbus set sail for the New World. How did a medieval French chapel come...
An amazing story about a cancer diagnosis and a piece of a simple white sock.
Halloween's origins are, in fact, very Christian. Halloween falls on October 31 because of a Pope, and its observances are the result of medieval Catholic piety.
Check out our visual overview of what to expect and how to get the most out of the three holiest days of the year.
One meditation that I have found to help draw me deeper into contemplating the Passion is the tradition of studying the 7 Last Words of Christ. More than words, these are the last phrases that Christ spoke as He was dying on the Cross.

Rules For Lent

During Lent, The Church calls Catholics to a spirit of penance, above all fasting, prayer and almsgiving, "which express conversion in relation to oneself, to God, and to others
In John 6, was Jesus saying the Eucharist is LITERALLY His body?
Scholars have long disputed where to place Eden on a map of today, but the Book of Genesis gives some clues.
How are Communion wafers made and what are the requirements for them to be valid?
While many Protestants claim that the devotion to, and veneration of, Our Lady is a novelty developed by Papists in the Middle Ages, nothing can be further from the truth. An ancient prayer to the Blessed Virgin Mary, the...