The 2023 Father Charles Irvin Memorial Essay Contest Winner
David is a senior at Hermon High School near Bangor, Maine. He has been a member of St. Paul the Apostle Parish for 18 years where he is an altar server and an active member of youth ministry.
Overwhelmed with gratitude
Gabriele’s tears are accompanied by a gentle smile. “I’ve had a wonderful life,” she notes, wiping her eyes.
Bible Study and Prayer for the Feast of the Ascension
Bible study: Different Accounts of the Ascension The Gospel of Matthew: No ac...
Easter Grace Continues
After the Easter eggs are found and the chocolate is gone, we need to ask oursel...
There was no funeral Mass for my dear friend
Always remember you are a beloved child of God
God calls us to remember who and what we truly are.
“We both want to get back to the basics of loving communication”
Nurturing loving communication skills is important to any marriage, even if it’s doing OK.
No job ever seems like my “dream job”
We’ve heard the Mark Twain quote: “Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”
Tips for positive, loving communication
Good communication is key to a successful relationship and communicating poorly can lead to chaos.
A tea fit for the Queen of Heaven
St. John of Ávila
The saint behind saints, John of Ávila is the little-known influence behind Spanish mystics such as Teresa of Ávila.
Where is God in our daily interactions?
If every day we see others in the precious, tender way that God sees us, we will spread his love through our love.
What do Catholics believe about the Rapture?
For Catholics, Revelation 20 is symbolic and does not signify a golden age on earth.
Where Does the Word ‘Pentecost’ Come From?
A look behind the scenes at the ancient roots of the word.