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.


Liturgy: What Did Vatican II Say About Music and Dance?

By definition, inculturation requires innovation, and Vatican II called for inculturation. A 25-year-old document spelled out the limits. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Be Still…

Pictured: The Sacred Heart of Jesus statue in Raven Memorial Park at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: Food

Grab some food with a friend! [Read More...]

Raven ‘Superheroes’ to Serve Needy This Summer

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: “If it’s a challenge,” said Mathis, “we just have to rise up, push through, and help these kids. They’re the future and we need them.” [Read More...]

This Sunday, Stop Seeking Storms

God turns violence into sacraments — but for us, storm-chasing always ends in shipwreck. [Read More...]

God’s Power Is in His Love: Choral Piece Debuts

Benedictine College’s music department has added an emphasis in Liturgical Music to its program’s offerings. [Read More...]

What the Crucifix Teaches Without Words

Without realizing it, you have been learning the Beatitudes since you were a kid … [Read More...]

Can I Be Spiritual But Not Religious? Hebrews Says No

Jesus Christ himself enters our life uniquely in one way: the liturgy of his body and blood. [Read More...]