Franciscan Sister Stella Mary Breen, a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 70 years, died March 26 at Assisi House in Ashton, Penn.
Pope Francis has asked bishops, priests and all people of good will to join him in the consecration of Russia and Ukraine on March 25.
We celebrated the Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion in five locations across the state.
Helping teens plan for life after high school is a mighty task.
Saint Patrick, the beloved patron of Ireland, is renowned as the bishop who brought Christianity to Ireland.
It wasn’t until I experienced the basic needs of myself and others being met by the kindness of friends and strangers that I understood what it feels like to receive when you can give nothing in return.
If you have found yourself restless and uncertain lately, how do you determine where God wants you?
It was a happy confluence of mundane events that brought three long awaited signs of hope in a single week.
Have you ever had a conversation with someone and saw their eyes darting all around?
When Johneris Nin found out she was pregnant on Jan. 1, 2017, at the age of 30, she admits that at first she was devastated.
Reflex snapping, like any form of spontaneous, unwanted behavior, is not the real problem.
In the Bible, any time period that consists of the number 40 is significant.
I sometimes have what may seem unexpected, and even eccentric, tastes in reading.
A few times a year, usually leading up to St. Patrick’s Feast Day, the wonderful aroma of Irish soda bread fills our house.
Men@Prayer offers a chance to learn about prayer and the role men play in spreading the Word of God.
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops have been discussing an exciting pastoral initiative.
This is, in fact, a struggle that everyone who regularly goes to confession knows, and I pray that you see that in and of itself as the beginning of a blessing.
“Smile and the world smiles with you, cry and you cry alone.” Stanley Gordon West got it mostly right in his 1949 book, Growing An Inch.
I recently retired, but I am not ready to leave the work world. I feel I still have something to contribute.
As we enter the season of Lent, we prepare for the sacred mystery of Our Lord’s most painful death and glorious Resurrection.
Forgiveness is one of the biggest things that is missing in the world today.
Ultimately, the sacraments allow the faithful to enter the full life of Christ.