The Gregorian Institute Shield, composed of the crossed gold and silver keys of the Papal Insignia, an open book with the words 'Via Veritas Vita' ('The Way, the Truth, and the Life') written on its pages, three golden six-sided stars on a red banner, and a Germanic cross.

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This Sunday: Mercy, John Paul, and the Beggar Priest

“My son, once a priest, always a priest. We are all beggars,” said the Pope. [Read More...]

Life Is Hard. Then Comes Easter …

The Church shouts at us every Easter: We have nothing to fear from the future, because we know it is in good hands — God’s hands. [Read More...]

This Sunday: Easter Started This. And This. And …

We hear the consequences of Easter all year long, but it might be helpful to zero in on three of them, just as a quick refresher. http://www.thegregorian.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/abbey-easter.jpg [Read More...]

Play-acting Holy Week Events, or Re-living Them?

Why do we pretend things that happened a long, long time ago are happening right now? I brought my question to the Theology floor at Benedictine College. [Read More...]

VIDEO: Rod Dreher’s ‘Benedictine College Option’

Author Rod Dreher was impressed with Benedictine College and very graciously shared his impressions. [Read More...]

This Sunday: Watch How a King Dies

From the start, Jesus is a great king entering into Jerusalem in a regal way. Things will change quickly once he gets there, as we know. But his demeanor won’t change. [Read More...]

Let’s Use the Benedict Option to Win

Rod Dreher’s book is a great handbook on building a Christian life in hostile territory. We know what we must do … [Read More...]

This Sunday: Jesus Answers Big Questions

The Gospels answer key questions about our lives. Here are some of the questions the raising of Lazarus answers. [Read More...]