ASCENDING STORIES THROUGHOUT CATHOLIC HISTORY

SINCE HE IS BREAD, WE MUST BE BREAD

Adam Bernard Chmielowski was born in the village of Igołomia in Poland on August 20th, 1845. Despite beginning his studies in Puławy at the...

CAMPION’S BRAG

December 1st marks the feast of a beloved, but not well-known saint. His name is St. Edmund Campion, SJ.  In 1540, Edmund was born to...

CONTEMPLATING HEAVEN

“And first behold the beauty of the place / Where all the saints with Christ in glory reign; / Where honor is not mixed...

BEGGING FOR GRACE

In 1198, St. John of Matha founded the Trinitarian Order. This community was founded in a dangerous time.  Muslim fleets were continuously raiding and capturing...

CAUSE OF OUR JOY

From September 8th to September 15th, the Catholic Church traditionally celebrates the octave of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This devotion begins on the Feast...

A HOLY DUO

On July 26th, Holy Mother Church celebrated the feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne, the parents of Our Blessed Mother. Devotion to this duo...

CONSIDER THE LILIES…

“Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they neither toil nor spin; yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was...

THE LOVER OF ALL LOVERS

Love.  It is something that all of humanity craves, yet feel they never have enough of.  Acceptance.  All people long for the ability to be seen for...

TREASURE AMONG THE TREES

Both the United States and Canada hold hidden treasures. For Catholics, one such treasure is the North American Martyrs. There are eight men who...