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Third Sunday of Advent, Year C – December 16th, 2018 Advent, far from being a penitential time, is a time of rejoicing. Christians proclaim that the Messiah has indeed come and that God’s reign is at hand. During these days we are invited to quietly prepare our hearts and our lives for the coming of ...read more
? The martyred Trappist monks of Tibhirine were beatified on Saturday alongside several other Algerians killed for their faith. The lives of these 19 religious men and women are a testament to God’s plan of love and peaceful coexistence between Christians and Muslims, Pope Francis said. The life and death of the monks was the ...read more
On this Second Sunday of Advent, Father Thomas Rosica, CSB, reflects on Mary's response to her cousin Elizabeth - her Magnificat. ...read more
Join Deacon Pedro as he continues his exploration of Catholic Doctrine by looking at the way Church teaching on capital punishment has developed. ...read more
I don’t want to overstep, but I highly doubt you were immaculately conceived. I know I wasn’t. But that doesn’t mean that we can’t try to be prepared like Mary was. ...read more
What does it mean to die with dignity? This week Doctor and Sister Nuala Kenny, SC, tells us how to rediscover the art of dying. Emilie brings us the weekly news; Billy has another question on Church for Dummies; Mark Matthews tells us what’s good in Hollywood; and we meet singer/songwriter Steve Bell. Email us your ...read more
Read the prayer offered by Pope Francis before the statue of Mary in the Piazza di Spagna on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception. ...read more
Join us in prayer for the intentions entrusted to us by Pope Francis. For December 2018, we join the Holy Father in praying for: Evangelization. ...read more
What does Advent have to do with the Three Little Pigs? Read this blog to find out! ...read more
We don’t often really give much thought to the difference between Advent and Christmas music, but there is a difference. On today’s show, we bring you two nice Christmas themed stories: A music scholar explains why music is very important during Advent. We look at how these Benedictine sisters launch the spirit of the Christmas ...read more