What if there was an entirely other existence, more real than the one you're in? Mark Matthews reflects on what Jesus' miracles teach us. more
As we celebrate Father's Day, Julian Paparella reflects on the irreplaceable role fathers play in the lives of their children. more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' message for the 5th World Day of the Poor, to be observed on November 14, 2021. more
Deacon Pedro continues his study of the Church Fathers by telling us about the Desert Fathers, who lived lives of simplicity in the Egyptian desert. more
Sometimes it seems that all our good efforts produce little fruit. The Gospel reminds us that even the tiny mustard seed can grow into a mighty tree. more
Everyone has their own prayers and prayer ritual in the morning. Marie Anne Torres shares one that has to do with putting on your shoes! more
Deacon Pedro continues his exploration of Church Fathers with the Syriac Fathers, important teachers who lived in the East and wrote in Syriac. more
Read the full text of Pope Francis' homily for Corpus Christi, given in St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican on June 6, 2021. more
Entering into communion | Word Alive
Gerard Gallagher
June 4, 2021
On the feast of Corpus Christi, Gerard Gallagher reflects on how we enter into communion with one another through the gift of the Eucharist. more
A message from Fr. Alan Fogarty, SJ, about the recent discovery of 215 Indigenous children buried on the site of Kamloops Indian Residential School. more