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St. John Paul II-Science can

Optional Memorial of St. John Paul II, Pope Science can purify religion from error and superstition; religion can purify science from idolatry and false absolutes. Each can draw the other into a wider world, a world in which both can…

Lifting up the arts

"Beauty,” said Fr. Michael Burbeck, “is like a love note from God.” It was the beauty of Renaissance sacred art that led him to God, the Catholic Church, and his ministry. Like many young students, he took a trip to Europe, envisioning a…

How to raise pro-life children

The No. 1 question Kristan Hawkins, president of Students for Life, hears from parents and grandparents is: “How do I talk to my kids about abortion?”  It certainly isn’t an easy conversation for adults, but children have a natural love of…

Catholic prayers for peace

The following are five Catholic prayers for peace. Join us and take a moment to pray one of them. Prayer for Peace in the World Immaculate Heart of Mary, help us to conquer the menace of evil, which so easily takes root in the hearts of the…

A story worth living

At an early age, Mexican actress, writer, producer, and director Karyme Lozano discovered the gifts that would propel her vocation. With only a nominally Catholic upbringing, it was perhaps not surprising that when fame and fortune came…

Pro-life prayers

Jan. 22 is the Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children. To help you with prayer on this day, here are five pro-life prayers you can pray and meditate on with your family. Prayer for Those Who have Lost a Child to Abortion…