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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Divine Mercy Novena (Starts Good Friday)

When Jesus appeared to St. Faustina, he asked that a novena be prayed to him every year asking for his merciful love. [Read More...]

The Divine Mercy Novena

When Jesus appeared to St. Faustina, he asked that a novena be prayed to him every year asking for his divine mercy. While you can of course pray the novena at any [Read More...]

Jean Vanier: Man of Mercy

This spring, Jean Vanier, one of the great Catholic men of our time, was awarded the Templeton Prize. Vanier is the 86-year-old founder of L’Arche, communities for people with developmental disabilities. As [Read More...]

Divine Mercy Novena Starts Good Friday

The Divine Mercy Novena runs from Good Friday to the Vigil of Divine Mercy Sunday (Easter Sunday II). For more information about the Divine Mercy devotion, including information about the Divine Mercy [Read More...]

Love and Loss Made John Paul an Apostle of Mercy

St. John Paul II was canonized on Divine Mercy Sunday for good reason. John Paul created the feast of Divine Mercy; he canonized St. Faustina, the apostle of Divine Mercy; and he died [Read More...]

Divine Mercy Novena Begins Good Friday

The Divine Mercy devotion is often associated with Blessed John Paul II. The Pope died on the vigil of Divine Mercy Sunday and will be canonized on Divine Mercy Sunday this year. [Read More...]

Divine Mercy Is Our Only Hope

Today is Day 1 of the Divine Mercy novena, and it comes not a moment too soon. As Billy Graham put it (actually, it was his wife): “If God doesn’t punish America, [Read More...]

Divine Mercy Novena: Good Friday Is Day 1

The Memorare Army, begun by Benedictine College, is offering more than 3 million memorares for Religious Freedom. The Triduum and the Feast of Divine Mercy is another opportunity to pray for our [Read More...]