The recognition of St. John Henry Newman's sanctity is an important event: one that is cause for celebration among all Catholics—particularly the Catholic Church of England and Wales—and the Anglican Church, as well. The story of St. John Henry Newman is a reminder that God draws His children to Himself in His own way, and in Hi[...]
One day in 1884 everything suddenly changed. Matt had been out of work several days and expected his buddies to take him drinking. When they snubbed him, he made a decision that transformed his life irrevocably.
We probably all know at least one person who has fallen away from the Catholic faith, whether it be after a tragic event, a pulling away from family and tradition, or after having doubts about the Faith that have grown over many years.Our hearts ache to see this, because the very strength these people need to overcome their diff[...]
There are three distinct events in the life of Edith Stein that she marks as special moments of grace which stirred her soul and left her a changed person. The first moment is when she noticed a woman who, while out shopping, stopped at a Catholic Church to kneel and offer up a quick prayer. This simple act of devotion on the[...]