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“Dungeon, fire, and sword” to me were a poetic allusion to adversity. I never thought to ask: “Which dungeon? What fire? Whose sword?” Until I lived in England. ...read more
Certainly, there are contemporary martyrs who are killed for being Christian. But more and more, contemporary martyrs are being killed for living out their Christianity. ...read more
Deacon Pedro concludes his discussion of Catholic funerals by looking at Catholic teachings and practices for burial of the deceased. ...read more
Learn some basics of our Faith in a SLHour-Church for Dummies Special! ...read more
Emilie Callan interviews the creators of ARISE, a brand new, free 50-day Easter devotional for women based on the words of Jesus: "Talitha, koum! Little girl, I say to you, arise!" ...read more
For International Book Day, Kristina Glicksman reflects on four books that have had the greatest impact on her life. Which ones have changed yours? ...read more
"Before the many sufferings of our time, may the Lord of life not find us cold and indifferent. May he make us builders of bridges, not walls." Read Pope Francis' Easter greeting. ...read more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily at the Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica. ...read more
Join us for a special Easter edition of the SLHour. ...read more
Read this prayer offered by Pope Francis at the conclusion of the Way of the Cross at the Colosseum in Rome on Good Friday. ...read more