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December 15, 2014
Father Jonathan Morris on Finding Peace and Happiness in the Serenity Prayer
When a stranger stopped Father Jonathan Morris while he was walking on a New York...
December 12, 2014
Finding Joy Working with Disabled Children
A few months ago, I posted an interview I did with Patrick Donohue, whose daughter...
December 08, 2014
Persevering Through Pain and Struggle
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December 05, 2014
I Wonder What God Wants for Christmas
I was watching the first hour of NBC's Christmas tree lighting at Rockefeller Center on...
December 04, 2014
A Simple Message of Peace from a New York Subway Conductor
Riding the 7 train to Manhattan every morning, I'm used to hearing the subway conductor...
December 02, 2014
Heroes Will Help You Find Good In Yourself
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December 01, 2014
How the Unexpected Child of a Sexual Abuse Survivor Learned Love & Strength From His Mom
(Photo via New York Daily News) Last week, Wayne Coffey of New York's Daily News...
November 20, 2014
VIDEO: Father Jonathan Morris on Deciding To Live Your Life for God
In this week's video reflection, Father Jonathan Morris reflects on the fundamental option for God....
November 18, 2014
Look to Him for Your Sight and Find Something Divine Inside
Two-time "Christopher Closeup" guest and "American Idol" alum Brooke White posted a new song online...
November 13, 2014
Listening When God Speaks
The following is the text of the Christopher News Note “Listening When God Speaks” (which...
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...
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 22, 2014
How “New York Catholics” Built a Better Church and Society
What do Regis Philbin, Dorothy Day, Deacon Greg Kandra, Archbishop Fulton Sheen, and I have...
October 16, 2014
Overcoming Loneliness with the Help of God and Others
The following is the text of the Christopher News Note "Overcoming Loneliness" (which was written...
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 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 29, 2014
Jim Caviezel Jumps Over a Table to Greet a Young Fan at Comic-Con
The "Person of Interest" panel at San Diego Comic Con this weekend featured stars Jim...
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
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