Mary, joy

Contemplate the Unborn Christ

The Gospel for next Sunday, the Fourth Sunday of Advent, is the meeting between Our Lady and her elderly pregnant cousin Elizabeth. Mary set out

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veil, mass, tradition

The 18-Minute Mass

    The Church lays down a minimum for attending Mass and receiving the Eucharist. The Church obliges the faithful to take part in the

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baby, infant, child, family, pro-life

One Child More

  China has its evil and harmful “one child” policy. I propose for American Catholics a “one child more” policy. I think we should encourage all

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Celibacy: All Love Bears Fruit

This column is the fifth in a series of introductory essays on the document “Love is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive,” the preparatory catechesis

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Rational Animal Sexuality

This is the third in a series of introductory essays on the document “Love is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive,” the preparatory catechesis for

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Mission of the Family: LOVE

This article is the second in a series of introductory essays on the document “Love is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive,” the preparatory catechesis

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The Family: Created For Joy

Next September 22-27, 2015 will be the eighth World Meeting of Families and it will take place in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pontifical Council for the

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Gift of Self

Every person’s most fundamental vocation, moral responsibility, and source of fulfillment is authentic self-giving. I think this claim can be discovered by reason and experience.

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