Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (March 9, 2015)


1. #PopeFrancis Parish Visit: A Christian Who's Coherent with the Faith Can't Live a Double Life http://t.co/1eaU492iSK — Greg Burke (@GregBurkeRome) March 9, 2015 2. Without mercy, theology, right, pastoral care collape into bureaucratic pettiness or ideology #PopeFrancis http://t.co/01ZZf5Aa7B — Antonio Spadaro SJ (@antoniospadaro) March 9, 2015 3. Cardinal Tagle from Manila on mercy. 4. Thomas a [Read More...]

Seven Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (First Saturday, March 2015)


1. "And though every day a man lives may rightly be a day of repentance…" | #dailyeSpiration from St. John Chrysostom pic.twitter.com/58wjzMDzJR — Steubenville (@go2steubenville) March 7, 2015 2. Perpetua and Felicity are the women of the day today. Fr. Steve Grunow from Word on Fire writes: The Christian becomes most fully herself or himself [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (March 6, 2015)


1. From a homily today: It is marvelous, isn’t it, that even our sins cannot thwart God’s Providence and grace but are, somehow, turned to good when we repent and when we trust in God rather than our own devices and plans. Joseph did this, and so does the Lord and his holy martyrs. And [Read More...]

The #StationsoftheCross #Lent2015 Twitter Challenge


How about a #StationsoftheCross challenge for #Lent2015: Let’s get it trending. This Sunday, take a picture of your favorite Station of the Cross from your parish Church. On Friday, let’s get it trending. Like so: #stationsofthecross #stations @kathrynlopez This is the 6th Station from John XXIII Diocesan Center, Lincoln. pic.twitter.com/neS7UyBTNQ — Sister Mary K (@SrMaryK) [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (March 5, 2015)


1. St. Ambrose (Exposition of the Christian faith): It cannot accurately be said of any created being that he is alone. How can anyone or anything that has fellowship in creation be separated from the rest, as though it were alone? 2. From Fr. Lawrence Lew: Each of us who turn to the homeless and [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (March 4, 2015)


1. There will always be a hole in our hearts that only God can fill. We're made to know His love and love in return. #AHeartOnFire — Bishop Olmsted (@BishopOlmsted) March 4, 2015 2. I’m overjoyed by this news: The parents of St. Therese of Lisieux will be canonized in the fall. The celebration of [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (Drexel-Inspired You Be that Missionary Edition, March 3, 2015)


1. Today’s the feast of Katherine Drexel, buried right outside of Philadelphia. If you have 27 minutes, take a tour with Diana von Glahn here: 2. Fr. Robert Barron talks about Katherine Drexel while reflecting on the stained glass window in her honor at the John Paul the Great chapel at Mundelein seminary. 3. When [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (First Monday, March 2015)


1. Our Christian life is a journey of conversion, of transfiguration. In Jesus' Transfiguration, we see our destiny. — Archbishop Gomez (@ArchbishopGomez) March 2, 2015 2. Judge yourself, says Pope Francis, back at the Vatican after his Lenten retreat: 3. What is life like for the OP Confessors at the Basilica of St. Mary Major [Read More...]