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.

at BENEDICTINE COLLEGE

The Front Porch, Revisited

“The Forgotten Front Porch Is Making a Comeback,” says the Wall Street Journal. But some of us have not forgotten … [Read More...]

Powerful Short Film Shows the Fragility of Memory

More than ever in this digital world, hold what you love close. [Read More...]

The Enormous Importance of Saying ‘I’m Sorry’

After 44 years of marriage, trust me. Two words make a huge difference. [Read More...]

The Good Friends We Meet Each Fall

Whatever the “laws” or “rules” are, love one another, and so much joy is spread from “good friends.” [Read More...]

A Conversation During a Long Journey

It turns out I haven’t told my wife everything about memories of my life prior to meeting her. [Read More...]

Even This Is Part of the Plan

God knew every single thing that would happen. And he allowed every single thing to happen. [Read More...]

Wouldn’t It Be Nice If We Were Married?

Marriage shows a couple’s intent to write their own history as part of the fabric of a troubled and confused world. [Read More...]

Our ‘Highway to Heaven’

I heard the whispering Elijah did, often, as I drove on I-80 in Illinois. [Read More...]