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Praying for Our Priests

Recently two reports were made public by the German Catholic Bishops’ Conference. In one, the results of a survey are presented claiming aRead more »

What Catholic Women Want {to Wear, That Is!}

Hey fellas! Believe it or not, Mother’s Day is just around the corner! Have you given any thought to what you’d like to getRead more »

Is It Still Easter?

Lent appeals to my checklist-loving, accomplishment-coveting brain. Especially as the mother to many young children, “finishingRead more »

What’s Your Name Again?

Today is the memorial day of Blessed Chiara Bosatta. Raise your hand if you’ve ever heard of this saintly woman. No? I hadn’t either untilRead more »

Interview with Bernadette Snyder, Consecrated Virgin: Year of Consecrated Life

One of the beauties of the Catholic Church is how diverse an institution it is. We have clergy who are celibate and clergy who areRead more »

Take Me to Church…the Mega-Church, That Is

My best female friend is a non-practicing Catholic. Like many lapsed Catholics, she attends Mass twice a year (Christmas and Easter).Read more »

A Test of Faith

While preparing for Lent this year, one thing I wanted to do was attend daily mass and Eucharistic Adoration more often. One of my favoriteRead more »

You Did it to Me: Give Drink to the Thirsty

Welcome to the series, “You Did it to Me,” where we will be discussing the spiritual and corporal works of mercy. This will be aRead more »

Dear 8 Pound 6 Ounce Newborn Infant Jesus

“Dear 8 pound 6 ounce newborn infant Jesus, don’t even know a word yet, just a little infant and so cuddly but still omnipotent, thank YouRead more »

Fabulously Featured: Open Window

Welcome to Catholic Sistas’ newest series, featuring some of our friends in the Catholic blogging world entitled Fabulously Featured whichRead more »

Fabulously Featured: Annery at Home

Welcome to Catholic Sistas’ newest series, featuring some of our friends in the Catholic blogging world entitled Fabulously Featured whichRead more »

“Mom, I don’t believe” Update

This is an update on my article a year ago about my then nine year old son struggling with believing in God (linked here).  The articleRead more »

Who is Jesus?

At the beginning of Lent our pastor gave everyone in our parish some homework to do. He asked us to read the Gospel of Mark. He wanted usRead more »

Seven Quick Takes: Easter Traditions

Our forty days in the dessert are almost complete – today is Good Friday.  And while most of the Quick Takes this week will featureRead more »

His Flesh Is True Food

“Take and eat; this is my body… Drink from [the cup], all of you, for this is my blood of the covenant…” (Matthew 26:26-27). TheseRead more »