Room at the inn

DENTON  — It was mid-December 2009 and North Texas was experiencing a spate of cold nights. Warm and safe inside her Denton home, Betty Kay couldn’t sleep. 


Gregorian chant called seminarian to Catholicism

WASHINGTON (CNS) — As Gabe Bouck enters Advent, a season in which Catholics are urged to answer God's call for conversion, the seminarian is reminded of the melodic voice that inspired him to become Catholic.


Eight tips to praying a family Rosary

Personalize it:  Each family member should have their own rosary. Children may play with it. Girls may wear it as a necklace. Boys will try to use it as a lasso. That’s fine.


What the bishop who resisted the Nazis can teach us today

Münster, Germany (CNA/EWTN News) — When Father Clemens August von Galen was consecrated Bishop of Münster in October 1933, he chose for his episcopal motto Nec laudibus, nec timore – 'neither by praises nor by fear,' which summed up his ministry throughout Germany's Nazi period.


Chaplain says 40 years with bowl-bound Badgers 'a wonderful experience'

MADISON, Wis. (CNS) — When the Wisconsin Badgers' football team travels to the Orange Bowl to play Miami Dec. 30, the players will take a 12-1 record with them — one of the best in team history.