Photo Credit: Krists Luhaers Children are naturally drawn to adventure stories. As kids, we could spend hours reading a good book or playing the newest video game, but as we grow older, we slowly lose the desire to play and step into the responsibility of adulthood. But do we ever lose the desire for adventure?
Archive | April, 2019
Saturday, June 22, 2019 Don’t miss Scott Hahn and the St. Paul Center at Our Lady of Consolation Catholic Church in Rockford on Saturday, June 22, 2019. Study Scripture with one of the Church’s most renowned biblical scholars today. Go deeper into the riches of our Catholic faith—register now! Schedule: 8:00 am — Mass 9:00 am
Hay dos sitios en la Escritura donde se menciona el curioso detalle de unas “brasas”. Uno es en el Evangelio de hoy, cuando los apóstoles regresan de la pesca y encuentra pan y pescado calentándose junto al fuego. El otro, la escena que sucede en el patio del Sumo Sacerdote la noche del Jueves Santo,
Download Audio FileThere are two places in Scripture where the curious detail of a “charcoal fire” is mentioned. One is in today’s Gospel, where the Apostles return from fishing to find bread and fish warming on the fire. The other is in the scene in the High Priest’s courtyard on Holy Thursday, where Peter and
Thursday, May 9, 2019 Dr. John Bergsma, professor of theology at Franciscan University and former Protestant minister, will speak at Saint Francis de Sales Parish Center in Purcellville on Thursday, May 9, at 7:00 p.m. Dr. Bergsma will discuss his book Yes, There Is a God: and Other Answers to Life’s Big Questions. Registration is free.
By Mike Aquilina Mike Aquilina is the best-selling author of more than forty books on Catholic history, doctrine, and devotion, including A Joyful Noise: Praying the Psalms with the Early Church. Photo Credit: Kael Bloom Turn off the television. Turn off the radio. Turn off the computer. Go to the quietest room in the house. Shut
By Daniel A. Keating Daniel Keating is Professor of Theology at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit, Michigan, where he teaches on Scripture, the Church Fathers, Ecumenism, and the New Evangelization. He is the author of The Adventure of Discipleship. Photo Credit: Kalen Emsley The core meaning of faith is belief in God and all
By Madeleine Stebbins Madeleine Stebbins is the author of Looking at a Masterpiece and Let’s Look at a Masterpiece: Classic Art to Cherish with a Child. These poignant works bring timeless truths to life through the beauty of art. The Resurrection (c. 1463–1465) Piero della Francesca (c. 1415–1492) Civic Museum in San Sepolcro, Tuscany, Italy Piero della Francesca was born
By the Missionaries of Charity Fathers The Missionaries of Charity in Kenya are based in Nairobi, where they serve the poorest of the poor. Their mission is especially focused in outreach to prisons. They lead Bible studies and retreats in several prisons throughout Nairobi, where they prepare men to become spiritual leaders in their communities.
Easter Sunday might be over, the Easter season lasts fifty days! Here are three books to read to have a joyful Easter season.