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Hosts ‘Miraculously’ Preserved 16 Months After Devastating Earthquake

By Edward Pentin | Forty ‘miraculously’ preserved, consecrated hosts have been discovered in a church that was destroyed by a large earthquake in central Italy in 2016. The hosts, recovered from a tabernacle recently retrieved...

Did the Virgin Mary Die; Struggling with Sin, Practice the Opposing Virtue; Suffering; and More!

By Tito Edwards | Did the Virgin Mary Die? – Joe Heschmeyer, Shameless Popery Struggling with Sin? Practice the Opposing Virtue - Philip Kosloski, Aleteia The Church of The Sacred Brothel & Holy Hell –...

Aren’t Catholic Schools Supposed to be Catholic?

By Marcia Segelstein | Are the values of Catholicism and Planned Parenthood compatible? One independent Catholic all-girls school in Greenwich, Connecticut has decided they are. Or maybe it’s not so much a matter of values, but...

A Review of Samson, the New Biblical Epic

By Derya Little | “Samson, my good man, I have one word for you: celibacy.” That was the first thought that came to mind when watching the movie Samson, an adaptation from the Old Testament Book of Judges. The quality of...

A Catholic Dog-Lover's Guide to the Year of the Dog

By Angelo Stagnaro | “The average dog is a nicer person than the average person.” —Andrew A. Rooney A convergence of canine sensibilities occurred recently. New York City’s Westminster Dog Show fawned and cooed over yet a new...

Are Mission Trips Toxic? Not Necessarily, and Here’s Why…

By Fr. Dwight Longenecker | Some years ago an important book was published called Toxic Charity. Robert Lupton, a long time worker in America’s inner cities, took time to reflect on Christian charity to the poor, including the...

Family Faith Snapshots: Sam Guzman, The Catholic Gentleman

By Katie Warner | Who are you? My name is Sam Guzman. I'm a husband, father, and the founder of The Catholic Gentleman, an apostolate designed to inspire men to follow Christ, pursue holiness, and be servant leaders in the...

How to Raise Devoted Catholic Kids When They Attend Public School

By Sabrina Arena Ferrisi | Devout Catholic couples who place their children in public schools do so for a variety of reasons, including logistics, finances and the availability of good public...

First-Round MLB Draft Pick Puts God Back Above Baseball

By Trent Beattie | For many years, Nick Pratto’s life revolved around baseball. He hit the walk-off single that won the Little League World Series for the Huntington Beach team in 2011. He was a star player...

How to Participate in the Eucharistic Prayer, Prayer that Saves the Sick & Sinful, and More!

By Tito Edwards | How to Participate in the Eucharistic Prayer – Charlie McKinney, Catholic Spiritual Direction Prayer that Saves the Sick & Sinful – Karlo Broussard, Catholic Answers Magazine The...