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WordOnFire.org Update and New Features

by Brandon Vogt Sep 18, 2014 0 Comments

It's been one month since we launched the new and improved WordOnFire.org and the reaction has been overwhelming. Over 150,000 visitors have explored the new site, racking up nearly 1,000,000 pagev...

WordOnFire.org Update and New Features

by Brandon Vogt Sep 18, 2014 0 Comments

It's been one month since we launched the new and improved WordOnFire.org and the reaction has been overwhelming. Over 150,000 visitors have explored the new site, racking up nearly 1,000,000 pagev...

Faithful Friendship with the Poor and Service as Community

by Fr. Michael Cummins Sep 17, 2014 1 Comments

How we do something is just as important as why we do it. As Christians, we are well aware of the injunction to serve the poorest and the most vulnerable. The prophets of Israel continually challen...

Faithful Friendship with the Poor and Service as Community

by Fr. Michael Cummins Sep 17, 2014 1 Comments

How we do something is just as important as why we do it. As Christians, we are well aware of the injunction to serve the poorest and the most vulnerable. The prophets of Israel continually challen...

Fr. Barron's "Priest, Prophet, King" is Now Available!

by Brandon Vogt Sep 16, 2014 0 Comments

“The better we understand Jesus, the better we understand ourselves,” Father Robert Barron says about the release of his new film and study program, “Priest, Prophet, King&rdquo...

Fr. Barron's "Priest, Prophet, King" is Now Available!

by Brandon Vogt Sep 16, 2014 0 Comments

“The better we understand Jesus, the better we understand ourselves,” Father Robert Barron says about the release of his new film and study program, “Priest, Prophet, King&rdquo...

Why Our Lady of Sorrows?

by Fr. Steve Grunow Sep 15, 2014 1 Comments

The poet Wendell Berry reflects that “for parents, the only way is hard.  We who give life give pain.  There is no help.  Yet we who give pain give love; by pain we learn ...

Why Our Lady of Sorrows?

by Fr. Steve Grunow Sep 15, 2014 1 Comments

The poet Wendell Berry reflects that “for parents, the only way is hard.  We who give life give pain.  There is no help.  Yet we who give pain give love; by pain we learn ...

Grand Old Names

by Ellyn von Huben Sep 12, 2014 1 Comments

But it was Mary, MaryLong before the fashions cameAnd there is something there that sounds so squareIt’s a grand old name (George M. Cohan “Mary’s A Grand Old Name”) I h...

Grand Old Names

by Ellyn von Huben Sep 12, 2014 1 Comments

But it was Mary, MaryLong before the fashions cameAnd there is something there that sounds so squareIt’s a grand old name (George M. Cohan “Mary’s A Grand Old Name”) I h...

Dispelling the Darkness of September 11th

Sep 11, 2014 1 Comments

“Suddenly summoned to witness something great and horrendous, we keep fighting not to reduce it to our own smallness…" These are the words of the writer, the late John Updike, as he d...

Dispelling the Darkness of September 11th

Sep 11, 2014 1 Comments

“Suddenly summoned to witness something great and horrendous, we keep fighting not to reduce it to our own smallness…" These are the words of the writer, the late John Updike, as he d...

And Violent Men Take it By Force

by Dominicans of the Province of St. Joseph Sep 10, 2014 0 Comments

When asked in what way Christianity is related to violence, most believers would probably say they are mutually exclusive. The notion of violence seems utterly repugnant to the Christ who spoke suc...

And Violent Men Take it By Force

by Dominicans of the Province of St. Joseph Sep 10, 2014 0 Comments

When asked in what way Christianity is related to violence, most believers would probably say they are mutually exclusive. The notion of violence seems utterly repugnant to the Christ who spoke suc...

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