Body Image

By Emily Cavins   Then they told what had happened on the road, and how he was known to them in the breaking of the bread. As they were saying this, Jesus himself stood among them. But they [...]

“My Lord and My God!”

By Melanie Rigney   We shake our heads and click our tongues over Thomas and his refusal to believe Jesus lived, despite the witness of the other disciples. Did he really think they were all [...]


By Deborah Kendrick   “O Happy Day . . . O Happy Day when Jesus washed my sins away. . .” the songwriter was extoling that which we celebrate this very day, the Resurrection of Jesus.  Across [...]

Into the Light

By Jill Mraz This Easter marks the five year anniversary of my return to the Catholic Church. Recently I came across this piece which I wrote shortly before that transformative Vigil Mass. [...]

A Day at the Beach: Learning to Be at Peace With Myself

By Sarah Damm   Perfectionism is a struggle that comes in all shapes and sizes. It often accuses us of being less than and hinders us from being true to the unique creations God made us to [...]