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.


Scripture Reveals Mary, Mother of God

At the Annunciation Mary became the Mother of the Word incarnate, and at the Visitation, she was first called “Mother of my Lord” by Elizabeth. [Read More...]

What Is Undoing Your Heart? A Spiritual Checkup

If you find your heart restless, unsatisfied, then consider these diagnoses. [Read More...]

Dear Priests, Be Practical and Specific With Us

Pray for all preachers and teachers who have the delicate task of preaching hard truths. [Read More...]

Seeing With Scripture: What Is Holiness?

Old Testament holiness was corrective; New Testament holiness reaches to the heart. [Read More...]

Indulgences and the Unnecessary Reformation

Understanding the ‘treasury of merit’ and the ‘days’ of Purgatory. [Read More...]

The Layman Who Helped Make John Paul Great

In 1935, a Polish tailor named Jan Tyranowski heard a homily where the priest said, “It’s not difficult to be a saint.” [Read More...]

What’s Wrong With Underage Drinking?

Catholics aren’t afraid of alcohol … right? [Read More...]

The Clerical Abuse That Goes Unmentioned

Bishop Morlino spelled out the two uncomfortable facts about the Church crisis. [Read More...]