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Lindsey Weishar, Catholic News Service

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First Sunday of Lent: By denying some goodnesses of life I...

The First Sunday of Lent has traditionally found me in a state of semi-denial, skirting the edge of the desert. I've been invited to walk...

The Beatitudes: Meekness is the best path to self-realization

For me, meekness usually brings to mind words like "mild-mannered," "timid," and even the implication of weakness. In a culture that places high value on...

During Advent, rediscover a place of rest by following the example...

The second reading for the Third Sunday of Advent is a place of personal resonance: "Have no anxiety at all, but in everything, by prayer...

A vocabulary of belief: Redemption in Alice McDermott’s ‘Charming Billy’

In a 2007 interview with the journal Image, author Alice McDermott shared her view on the sacramental in her work: "The idea of sacrament...

Pentecost: Meditating on the birthday of the church and the Holy...

Pentecost invites us to celebrate the birthday of the church and meditate upon the Holy Spirit's role in our individual lives. I remember a small...

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