Father Augustus Tolton: A sign for today

prayer card for Father Augustus Tolton

I recently participated in a conference that explored the church's sexual abuse crisis and the effect the crisis has had on the church's witness in the public square. 

Let us lectio: Poured out

To speak of one as being “poured out like a libation” is to express not merely feeling tired, like when one says they feel like they have been “poured out like wax.”

The story of my uncle

man in rain

My uncle Mario was an exceedingly talented musician and a warrior. He was diagnosed with an aggressive cancer about five years ago.

Tips for staying Catholic after college

graduates celebrating

A few years ago my sister graduated from college and was quickly introduced to the brave new world of "Catholic adulting."

'Daddy, I love your …'

"So Dad, what do you want for Father's Day?"