Angelic Voices Herald Christmas in Harvard Square


I was there that night and saw it with my own eyes: the kindling of the spirit of Christmas and the joy when that spirit leaped into life! It may have started off like any other bustling Saturday night. College students enjoyed a night off from studies. Shoppers peeked though store windows while restaurant diners [Read More...]

One Year after #Haiyan, Our Love and Prayers are Still Needed

It’s hard to believe that we’re only a few days beyond the one year anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan and that the news from the Philippines brings many stories of recovery and rebuilding. This stunning photo from our friends at Catholic Relief Services paints a vivid image: It hardly seems possible that so much cleanup and [Read More...]

Catholic Book Blogger MEGA Giveaway & Supporting Pete Socks

If you’re a Catholic who loves reading Catholic books, you really need to run over to Pete Socks’ blog, The Catholic Book Blogger, here at Patheos and enter the contest he is running. Pete calls it the “CBB Mega Advent Giveaway”. Mega is right–one lucky winner will win 51 books!! Even more importantly, I want [Read More...]

Diocese of Bismarck Offers Retreat for Men & Women Suffering After Abortion

For those who may have in some way been touched by the pain of abortion, there is great healing and peace to be found in the work being done by Rachel’s Vineyard. The following landed in my mailbox. Please share with anyone you know who may be supported by this retreat. Lisa BISMARCK, N.D. – [Read More...]

Ending #Ebola: How You and I Can Help


We’ve watched on television as news of Ebola has reached our shores over the past few weeks. I can’t help but think that for some of us, it took an outbreak here in our country to wake us up to those who are suffering from this crippling health crisis around the world. When I learned [Read More...]

Catholic Dinner Theater? Let’s Make It Happen!

This came to my attention today. Heck yes, I would love to see a “Catholic Dinner Theater” production of The Wedding at Cana. If you can help, visit the Kickstarter campaign here. The Wedding at Cana: scripture comes alive in an all-sung musical performed as Catholic dinner theater! You are an honored guest! This Kickstarter [Read More...]

Catholic Word Offers “Respect Life” Webinar

To continue our focus on “Respect Life” during the month of October, my friends at Catholic Word wrote today to invite you to a webinar tomorrow, Wednesday, October 22 at 3 pm ET. Register online here – Here is all of the information from Catholic Word: Respect Life Month is a great time to brush [Read More...]

Fatima Conference Invites You

The Mater Christi Apostolate invites you to attend a one day “Our Lady of Fatima and Fulton Sheen Conference” on November 15th in Fresno, California. Noted speakers for this event include: Father Paul Nicholson Fr. Andrew Apostoli Deacon Ed Valdez Fr. Robert Barcelos Shar Ormonde Deacon Robert Ellis For more information visit or email [Read More...]

Celebrate Christmas TODAY with The Boys of St. Paul’s Choir School


Your calendar may read October 7th, and I know we haven’t even celebrated Advent yet, but I’m going to urge you to begin celebrating a little bit of Christmas TODAY. With the launch of the beautiful new CD “Christmas in Harvard”, The Boys of St. Paul’s Choir School have given us a Christmas gift that deserves [Read More...]

Let’s Answer the Call to Fasting and Prayer for Peace

Recently, I received the following press release about an excellent event that is being held this month. I wondered at the fact that this is the 22nd “International Week of Prayer and Fasting”, but only my first time to know about it. The nine day event will be kicked with an international conference on September [Read More...]