From sundials to the hourglass, no way of telling time was accurate until the first mechanical clock - a medieval Catholic invention by Pope Sylvester II.
Midwifery is an ancient profession, considered invaluable since antiquity. Did Mary have a midwife present at the birth of Jesus?
In the Gospel, Christ heals again and again. He heals lepers, makes lame men walk and blind men see. Yet, we know that the...
A mini-series about discovering God's plan for our lives. Please help SHARE this with your friends, youth groups, and church communities! For more resources like...
It's an uncomfortable truth that many in modern society do not want to admit or address. But it is a fact. One the gravest...
Bishop Barron latest book "Letter to a Suffering Church: A Bishop Speaks on the Sexual Abuse Crisis" addressing sexual abuse in the Church and offers a path forward.
In certain situations, one is angry with God because one’s cross seems overwhelming. Can you pray to God when you are mad at him?
Pope Francis recognized the "heroic virtues" of now Servant of God Nelson Santana, a nine year old cancer patient now on the path to sainthood.
A review of the upcoming movie "The Identical" (September 5) The story of a pastor's son who feels a call to sing, not preach, who learns a shocking secret about his life that explains his past and shapes his future, a drama set against the backdrop of rock-'n'-roll's 1950-1970's heyday.
The Roman Ritual includes "blessings of things designated for ordinary use" like cheese, cars, fire, beer, bread, medicine, oil - even mountaineering tools.