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From the Limelight to Christ’s Light

My name is Brad Fischetti.   I am a believer, Catholic, a husband, and a father. I am Pro-life.  It’s the Catholic and Pro-life aspectsRead more »

Suffer with Dignity: Our Journey to the Finish Line

We are a nation of contradictions.  Lining the streets, we cheer the struggling marathoner as she bleeds her last drop of sweat andRead more »

Trusting in God’s Promises: One Momma’s Letter to You

Losing a baby is no doubt one of the most difficult things a parent can go through. It is wrought with pain, sadness, grief, and suffering.Read more »

Baby Louie: A Tale of Faith, Hope, and Love

“I am so sorry, but your son has a lethal form of skeletal dysplasia. His limbs are very short and his chest cavity is very, very small. HeRead more »

Where do we look for love in our lives?

Where do we look for love in our lives? It is the basis of a question that goes far beyond the surface of our understanding of ourselvesRead more »

Ode to Feminine Genius: A Merciful Woman

This is the fifth installment in the series of Ode to Feminine Genius: Proverbs 31 Catholic Woman. Today’s topic will cover a MercifulRead more »

The Significance of Hope

A friend of mine who is involved with Youth Ministry mentioned to me once that a lesson for the teens at our parish touched on the topic ofRead more »

Frances Raphael: Helping People Love Better

Today we share with our readers a letter written from a mom to her unborn daughter. Our friend Shannon H. is a homeschooling mom to fourRead more »

An Open Letter to My Gay Sister

As someone who struggles with same-sex attraction yet remains a practicing Catholic, I try to keep my finger on the pulse of the “gayRead more »

“The Catholic Church is Irrelevant to Today’s Youth”– a young woman’s perspective

This post is part of our Little Sistas series, in which we showcase writing by talented young ladies who love the Faith. “The CatholicRead more »

REVIEW: Gimme Shelter

I’m a picky movie goer: I don’t want to fork over cash to support movies that worship the gimmie (non)culture. I  I found outRead more »

BLOG TOUR: What’s On Your Nightstand? Women’s Fiction for the Catholic Girl

It’s not always easy, finding a book to read that doesn’t insult either our intelligence or our moral standards.  I write that with equalRead more »

Mallory: God Had Another Plan

Mallory Grace In the grand scheme of life, sometimes, it goes fast, sometimes slow. When you lose a child, or a pregnancy, time sometimesRead more »

Christopher: Taken too Early

My name is Shari and I am the mother of nine children. My eighth child, Christopher James was taken from me too early to become a saint.Read more »

Motherhood and 1000 Concerts | Tajci {TY-chi}

By Tajci Cameron “1000 concerts is a big number in any artist’s life” states the press release about our milestoneRead more »