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Kathy Stone
As a youngster, I thought going to church was a mystical adventure filled with a strange language, bells and incense. We knew we were in a...
Russell L. Ford
So, you think it’s hard to be an apologist in your neighborhood? A catechist’s account from behind bars. From 1992.
Fr. William Dillard
The Lord speaks to us through Scripture in the ancient Christian practice of lectio divina. The measure of this contemplation is our response:...
Russell L. Simpson
Each year, thousands of people convert, revert, or in some way discover the Catholic Church. For cradle Catholics—like me—who are born into the...
Judith Costello
The year was 1975. I was in college, where the women's movement and other social-justice causes were a big part of campus life. I was on a...
Erik M.
As a kid, my goal was someday to become the pope. My reality was pretty far away from my dreams. I had a very strong sense that God was working...
Pete Vere
Boot camp is every soldier’s initiation into the rigors of military life—and it’s very often baptism by fire. But soldiers know that the rigors...
Jill Sebastian
I was baptized as a child in a Methodist church, but I cannot remember going or even giving much thought to church or God after I went to...
Msgr. Stuart Swetland
Everyone wants peace—at least nearly everyone claims to want it. But how to achieve it? A good start is to understand the word itself and the...