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, Our Good Intentions Mean Nothing — or Worse

If we are being honest we will admit that we are probably most like the bad son in the Parable of the Two Sons. [Read More...]

Fatima Movie Shows Kids How to Change the World

For once, these child heroes do not need adult skills to triumph. They just do what any child could do. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Christian Life Is Work, on God’s Terms

If you never break a sweat for Jesus, you aren’t doing it right. [Read More...]

Reasons to Be Thankful for the Cross of COVID

Perhaps the single greatest determiner of our happiness on earth is the attitude we have toward the cross. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Christ Demands the Opposite of Revenge

No longer will we take an eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth — but we will get mercy for mercy, love for love. [Read More...]

Even On Her Birthday, Mary’s Life Wasn’t About Her

It is precisely Mary’s decision to treat herself as a background character in the story of Christ’s life that has made her great. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Start Correcting Your Friends

Last week we heard hard advice: Stop correcting Jesus. This week we hear even harder advice. [Read More...]

Live the Rule: St. Benedict on COVID Care

It is remarkable how well some 6th-century principles can guide us today. [Read More...]