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Five Ways we Benefit from the Most Holy Rosary

by: Anni HarryAs we fought through traffic to deliver the meal post-school pick-up, my oldest asked why we “always” make a meal for a newRead more »

Jesus In A T-Shirt

I love being Christian. I love the peace that it brings. I love what the Church stands for. I love the history it holds. I love how it’sRead more »

How I Love My Spouse Well Enough

How I Love My Spouse Well Enough

by: Martina KreitzerThrough the years, our communication method would became dated. What once seemed sufficient enough to convey wants andRead more »

our lady of sorrows

A Space for Grief: A Reflection on Our Lady of Sorrows

A Confusing Feast On first look, Our Lady of Sorrows is confusing. It’s a whole day, a whole “Feast” Day, devoted to sorrow. How does oneRead more »

Sneaking Prayer into the Everyday

Sneaking Prayer into the Everyday

by: Antonia GoddardPrayer shouldn’t be that hard, should it? After all, it is (among other things) a conversation with God. I’m aRead more »

Catholic Double Barrel Names You Are Gonna Love

Catholic Double Barrel Names You Are Gonna Love

by: Martina KreitzerOne of the tricky things about naming kiddos has often been finding a unique combination of names – first andRead more »

On the Choosing, Keeping, and Caring of Catholic Godparents

On the Choosing, Keeping, and Caring of Catholic Godparents

by: Maurisa MayerleChoosing good godparents is an important part of planning a Catholic baptism. A godparent must be a Catholic in goodRead more »

Of Note–September 2019

by: Maurisa MayerleFall is in the air! Are you feeling it yet? We sure are in Utah. The days are growing shorter. The weather is muchRead more »

There's No Denying It

There’s No Denying It

by: Michelle SchroederWhile awaiting the verdict that the was to be handed down regarding Jesus, Peter denied him in three separateRead more »

Happy New, New Year!

Happy New, New Year: Trying an Autumn Reset

by: Allison GingrasMy resolutions were carefully written down, organized by theme, and numbered by the order in which I would tackle each.Read more »

Funerals, Their Charm, & Praying for the Dead

by: Devon WattamWhen I was a little girl, I loved funerals. Death meant family time, good food, and prayer. What more was there? CatholicsRead more »

God Always Provides

As I scrolled through Facebook the other day, I stumbled upon  a piece about large families. It was an outline of things you shouldRead more »

9 Ways Two Isms can Coexist in Your Large Family

9 Ways Two ‘Isms’ can Coexist in Your Large Family: Catholicism and Minimalism

by: Martina Kreitzer…having a large family doesn’t mean you have to own all. the. things. Learn some easy ways your largeRead more »

Community, Detachment, and Military Moves

The military is a beautiful, unique vocation.  We have lots of military Ink Slingers who share beautiful insights of their experiencesRead more »

Why I'm a Visible Catholic in the United Kingdom

Why I’m a Visible Catholic in the United Kingdom

by: Antonia GoddardUntil the Catholic Relief Act in 1829 many rights and choices were restricted to us, and even today visible CatholicsRead more »

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