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.


The Power of Inertia vs. the Return to Sunday Mass

For all its mighty power, inertia is not, ultimately, the world’s greatest force. Our free will is stronger. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Bearing Fruit

Pictured: Service Week at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: Benedict, Tigers and Bears

Happy St. Benedict Day! The only prowling monsters you’ll find in this post are just here for the memes. [Read More...]

SLIDESHOW: Surprised in El Salvador, Grateful in Guatemala, Blessed in Belize

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: Meet Kylie, Adelaide, and their crews who are among the 36% of Ravens who serve in Missions all over the world. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Stop Thwarting Jesus

Jesus still goes to remarkable lengths to sow the Word of God. But now he risks his seed on us. [Read More...]

The Power of Benedictine’s Symbols

I discovered Benedictine College in campgrounds across the Midwest 10 years ago, drinking my early morning coffee in the grass. [Read More...]

WATCH: Want to Learn to Pray? Turn to the Pros …

“Not everyone gets to be an ‘outer’ monk,” says chaplain Father Simon Baker, “but we can all honor our ‘inner’ monk by praying well.” [Read More...]

Be the Servant They Need

Know you are on as much a mission each day as you might be in a faraway place. [Read More...]