“To be saints is not a privilege for a few, but a vocation for everyone.”

Pope Francis

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Advent: Time for Fasting, not Feasting

The Advent season has turned into a non-stop feasting marathon. This year, try Advent fasting to prepare your heart to receive the newborn Jesus at Christmas.

Holy Rosary: Spiritual “Weapon” for Our Time

As we honor Our Lady of the Rosary, we can help combat scandal with the most distinctively Catholic devotion: the Rosary, a spiritual weapon to reform the Church and heal her members.

St. Padre Pio: “Pray, Hope, and Don’t Worry”

This special year marks the 100th anniversary of the stigmata of St. Pio of Pietrelcina, affectionately known as Padre Pio, and the 50th anniversary of his death.

Pierre Toussaint: Former Slave, Future Saint?

Pierre Toussaint—former slave, society hairdresser, philanthropist, and potential future saint—became spiritually free long before he was legally free.