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.


This Sunday, Jesus Offers Rest — If You Are ‘Little’

Who but a fool would accept a savior who presents himself that way? And whose certainties will survive when he strips away every earthly power? [Read More...]

Celebrate July 4 Like Civil Rights Leaders Did

It is easy to see why people would doubt the sincerity of America’s founding principles — and why prominent civil rights leaders didn’t. [Read More...]

Why I Thank God for My Coronavirus

A typical day cycled through fatigue, chills, fever, and anxiety — crash, shiver, bake, panic; repeat for one week. [Read More...]

This Sunday: To Become Who You Are, Give Yourself Away

The readings for the 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A, touch on one of the core question of our time, and give a surprising answer. [Read More...]

Risk Danger to Receive Christ, Says Archbishop

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM WEEK: Archbishop Joseph Naumann said he appreciated the criticisms he received over the lockdown of Mass during the pandemic. [Read More...]

How Stories Change Us

In his remarks for World Communications Day, Pope Francis focused on the movies, songs and other stories we tell. [Read More...]

This Sunday, The Blessed Sacrament Is Greater Than the Lord of the Rings

Discover what Tolkien saw in the Eucharist. [Read More...]

Are You the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, or the Lion?

The Wizard of Oz illustrate three 21st century spiritual maladies that Pope Francis identifies in his Joy of the Gospel. [Read More...]