'Journeying with God is central to Advent'

Why does our loving, all-powerful God allow suffering to happen? What does it mean that we are living in a time after Christ, after God became man, when the world has remained a place of strife, stamped with malice and selfishness?


National Geographic magazine's cover story reveals Mary's appeal

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Maureen Orth, a special correspondent for Vanity Fair magazine who has written about music icons, world leaders, and Hollywood celebrities, tackled a completely different subject for National Geographic magazine: the Virgin Mary.


Doctor in the house of God: How Father Michael Moloney went from physician to priest

WINDTHORST — Through the wisdom and experience that came after many years of practicing medicine, Michael Moloney, M.D., found just the cure for what was ailing many of his patients.


Championing life (since before he could vote)

Get ready, San Antonio. The teen dynamo that has galvanized pro-life activities among youth in the Fort Worth Diocese is prepared to battle for the sanctity of life in the Alamo City.


After nearly 500 years, Our Lady of Guadalupe still has something to tell us

LOS ANGELES (CNA) — The miraculous image of Our Lady of Guadalupe is centuries old and her message to St. Juan Diego has been translated into numerous languages over the years. Countless books have been written about the apparition, and the tilma itself has been intensely scrutinized by scientists.