Family and Relationships
Trump’s Nationalism is Incompatible with Christianity
7 Reasons Hymns are Better than Contemporary Worship Songs
New! Faith Leaders Database
Holiness and Pentecostal
Presbyterian and Reformed
see all religions
Oh, preacher, give us a good word
Saudi Arabia is the Worst Country in the World for...
Creationism is Bigger Than the Age of the Earth Question
An Open Letter To the So-Called Exhausted Majority
Resources For the Faith Seeker
E-Books and Other Special Offers
7 Day Prayer Challenge for Spouses
A Different Kind of Christian
Jesus Is Love
Pastors and Church Leaders
The Saints We Love
Who Is God?
Get newsletters and updates
get the latest from
Sign up for our newsletter
Get updates from Christopher Closeup delivered straight to your inbox
Also, send me the Catholic Newsletter and special offers.
Also, send me the Catholic Newsletter.
Please also opt me in for Exclusive Offers from Patheos’s Partners
Privacy and Data Policy
About The Christophers
About Tony Rossi
Select a Category
Andy Griffith Show
Christopher News Notes
Father Jonathan Morris
Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time
Patheos Movie Club
Person of Interest
Signed Sealed Delivered
Three Minutes a Day
Select a Month
November 11, 2014
An Air Force Major’s Legacy of Heroism
The following column was written by The Christophers' Jerry Costello: The nice thing about Veterans...
November 06, 2014
VIDEO: Father Jonathan Morris with Three Steps to Discern God’s Will in Your Life
Do you ever struggle to figure out what the best decision is in a certain...
October 29, 2014
Teaching Kids About Their Bodies, Their Souls, and the Concept of Forgiveness
"If you save her life, I promise to dedicate my life to You." At age...
October 28, 2014
VIDEO: Father Jonathan Morris on Freedom in the Moral Life
"Master, what good must I do to possess eternal life?" the rich young man asked...
October 15, 2014
A Cancer Survivor Brings Attention to God’s Divine Interventions
It was 2002 when 27-year-old Daniel Fazzina was diagnosed with a "lymphatic cancerous tumor" in...
October 09, 2014
From the Secular to the Sacred, Christopher Literature is Powerful in Its Simplicity
I usually use this space to share with you the stories of people who I’ve...
October 08, 2014
Praying for a Stranger at the Airport
Country music singer Sunny Sweeney took the above photo and posted it on Facebook along...
October 01, 2014
VIDEO: Father Jonathan Morris Says Don’t Let Family Drama Divide You
Father Jonathan Morris comes from a family of seven kids, so he knows about "family...
September 24, 2014
The Nun Who Gives Second Chances
The following column was written by The Christophers' Jerry Costello: You might say that Sister...
September 12, 2014
God Sees us Being Changed By Suffering – and Accompanies Us
Over at "America" magazine, Kerry Weber shares a powerful, deeply personal reflection about her niece...
September 11, 2014
In Every Ending, There’s a New Beginning: A Story Inspired by 9/11
(The following post was originally written in 2008. An update appears at the end of...
September 09, 2014
VIDEO: Father Jonathan Morris on Humility, Part Two
In Father Jonathan Morris's last reflection on humility, he said that we should look at...
September 05, 2014
Blessed Mother Teresa’s Advice on ‘Securing Heaven’
Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta, who dedicated her life to serving Christ by ministering to...
September 03, 2014
How to Build an Active Prayer Life
The following is the text of the Christopher News Note "Building an Active Prayer Life."...
September 02, 2014
VIDEO: Father Jonathan Morris on Humility, Part One
As Father Jonathan Morris acknowledges in this video reflection, people often misunderstand what the virtue...
August 15, 2014
Advice for the Spiritual Sons and Daughters of Mary
A few months ago, The Christophers recognized Father David T. Link with our James Keller...
August 13, 2014
Jim Caviezel’s Role as High School Football Coach Reflects Jesus, Jimmy Stewart, & John Paul II
Jesus, Jimmy Stewart, and John Paul II. Actor Jim Caviezel believes that all three of...
August 05, 2014
Taylor Swift’s New Duet Partner is Six-Year-Old with Leukemia
In what qualifies as the celebrity good deed of the week, Grammy Award-winning singer Taylor...
July 24, 2014
Son Thanks Mother for Gift of Life By Donating His Kidney to Save Her Life
I just came across this preview clip of tonight's episode of "NY Med" on ABC...
July 23, 2014
A Little Girl’s Brain Injury Set Her Dad on a Quest for Treatment and Healing
When Sarah Jane Donohue came into the world on June 5, 2005, she was a...
July 22, 2014
Blessed are the Merciful: Living Mercy Today
The following is the text of the Christopher News Note "Blessed are the Merciful." If...
July 19, 2014
“Chivalry is not Dead…Among Small Children”
This classic entry from "America's Funniest Home Videos" was shared on Facebook this morning by...
July 17, 2014
VIDEO: Father Jonathan Morris on Praying for Our Enemies
In this week's video, Father Jonathan Morris reflects on Jesus's commandment to love our enemies...
July 08, 2014
Wounded Vietnam Vet Finds God’s Love in Pro Golfer’s Kindness
The following column was written by The Christophers' Jerry Costello: This is a story about...
June 24, 2014
How Two Sentences from Mark’s Gospel Spread Education, Hope and Purpose Around the World
When Jim Ziolkowski got word that several inmates at the maximum security prison Sing Sing...
June 04, 2014
Down Syndrome, Racial Harmony, & Hearing Impairment Themes in High School Poster Contest Winners
Today we're highlighting the top three winners in The Christophers' 24th Annual Poster Contest for...
June 03, 2014
No Act of Service Was Beneath Him: Father Emil Kapaun’s Biographer on the Chaplain’s Legacy
“Every day was the day you were going to die. It was pretty much a...
May 16, 2014
The 2014 Christopher Awards: A Night of Celebrating Quality in Media and the Arts
Joined by a capacity crowd, the 2014 Christopher Awards were another rousing success, thanks to...
May 12, 2014
Blind Army Captain and Christopher Award Winner Offers Encouragement to Boy Losing His Vision
In 2011, we recognized Captain Scott Smiley (seen here with his wife Tiffany) with a...
May 08, 2014
Faith, Chivalry & Timely Messages: A Look at Hallmark Channel’s “Signed, Sealed, Delivered”
"Being a gentleman doesn't make you a wuss." That's one of the truths that former...
Related posts from
'We're All Sick Pilgrims Drifting Toward God, Whether...
R.I.P. Officer Steven McDonald: 'God Has Asked Me...
The Catholic Church (and the Jesuits) Owe "MASH's"...
If You're Still Searching for a New Year's...
Advertise With Us
Terms of Service
Write For Us
Follow Us on Facebook
Copyright 2008-2017, Patheos. All rights reserved.