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Christina King
When I tell people about my past, I often hear "How did you turn out so well?" My mother was a German immigrant whose parents fled to the...
Jim Blackburn
Some time ago a young single friend confided in me that she was looking for a godly man to marry. She wanted a husband who shared her Christian...
Michael Schrauzer
The Annunciation (1455) by Rogier van der Weyden, located in the Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany.Annunciation (predella panel from The...
Matthew E. Bunson
At the end of December, A.D. 406, a massive host of Germanic tribes, including the Vandals, Alans, and Suevi, poured across the frozen Rhine...
Karl Keating
Rummaging through my shelves, I came across a booklet published in 1926 by the Catholic Information Society of New York. The title is The...
Cherie Peacock
A few years back I worked in campus ministry at a "Catholic" university and led a dozen or so student retreats which included some time for...
This letter is not for any article in particular. I just wanted to say thank you for your magazine. I am a recently ordained priest (June ‘06)...
Rollin A. Lasseter
"Oh, you’re a liberal-arts major. What are you going to do, teach?" Liberal-arts degree holders are familiar with contemporary assumptions...
Leon J. Suprenant
"The devil finds things for idle hands to do." We’ve all heard that cautionary saying in one form or another. But as it turns out, the Deadly...
Joanna Bogle
In 1992 the Church of England voted to allow the ordination of women. The resultant furor prompted many to cross the Tiber to Catholicism....