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Tri-Color Tortellini with Roasted Veggies

 Who doesn’t love cooking inspiration? We welcome back Celeste from DoodleLa to share this delicious meal with everyone! How aboutRead more »

St. Rita of Casia (with an extra!)

::We are excited to feature Celeste from Doodle La again! This time she will be showing us how to put together a wonderful St. Rita ofRead more »

If I Were Pope for A Day …

Real Life Radio, a Catholic Apostolate of the Diocese of Lexington, Kentucky, sponsors an annual “Real Life to Me” essay. We at CatholicRead more »

I’m Catholic. I’m Gay. Now What? (Part 2)

I said in Part 1 of this article that at the root of same-sex attraction (SSA) is the same desire that’s at the bottom ofRead more »

No, We Don’t Worship Mary: What The Differences Really Are

The first rule of debate is to be sure you correctly understand the position of your interlocutor. Any Catholic who has engaged inRead more »

Mary Diorama

My kids attend public school right now, and so they get less faith formation than I’d hope for. But I still try to integrate ourRead more »

Young, Evangelical, and Catholic

Every person’s faith comes from another. Growing up, my parents took me and my siblingsRead more »

Recognizing God’s Gift

NOTE: This story was written while the author was still in the midst of her journey to Catholicism. She had not yet embraced the CatholicRead more »

We Love Someone with Autism

My name is Carey.  I have been married for eleven years.  I have four children, two boys and two girls, ages ten, eight, five and one. IRead more »

The Church Lumbers On

The Church’s umpteenth Lent–and my twelfth one–is drawing to a close. The Triduum, followed by the blessedly long seasonRead more »

It’s Not All About Money

A few years ago I met Ian Rutherford at the Catholic New Media Conference in San Antonio.  I shared a bit about what I did professionallyRead more »

The Deacon’s Wife: Part 3: Navigating the Formation Process

[This is part 3 of The Deacon’s Wife. Don’t forget to check out part one and part two.] He called a child over, placed it inRead more »

All You Need Is Love

The Beatles were right, all we need is love.  As the father of nine children, one of my biggest concerns is ensuring that my childrenRead more »

Why I Love My Wife

People sometimes get exhausted just looking at my family (it happens when you have five really little kids), and I often get a sympatheticRead more »

Perspective on Pope Benedict XVI’s Resignation

Catholic Sistas welcomes back seminarian Craig DeYoung as he writes about Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation. At St. Mary’s Seminary,Read more »

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