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.


Robert Louis Stevenson and the Poetry of Childhood

Garden of Verses it captures childhood experience without short-changing or sentimentalizing it. [Read More...]

Fellows Friday: Chemistry’s Joseph Barnes

Joseph Barnes, a Gregorian Fellow, researched in a Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship in Idaho Falls, ID. [Read More...]

A Catholic Prayer Over a Thanksgiving Meal

‘Thank You, Lord, for these mashed potatoes …’ [Read More...]

WATCH: This Sunday, No Reason to Fear

The servant who receives one talent in this Sunday’s Gospel reacts from fear, Brother Leven points out. We do too. [Read More...]

This Sunday: God Doesn’t Expect You to Change the World

… and God is more like a customer than a cop. [Read More...]

The Stories We Tell That Shape Our Lives

Without consciously thinking about it, the stories that we tell ourselves shape what we hear in the pews. [Read More...]

Keep the Noonday Devil Out of Your Marriage

Benedictine abbot Jean-Charles Nault’s book ‘The Noonday Devil’ identifies several ways acedia can infiltrate marriage. [Read More...]

WATCH: This Sunday, Be Prepared

Martin Luther was wrong, says Father Matthew Habiger OSB about the readings for Sunday, Nov. 12, the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. [Read More...]

Fellows Friday: Architecture’s Mary Leihy

Mary Leihy, a Gregorian Fellow, participated in a summer studio at the Institute of Classical Architecture in NYC. [Read More...]

This Sunday, 3 Ways We Run Out of Lantern Oil

In college, I got a paper back with no grade but with “Matthew 25:1-13” on the top — this Sunday’s Gospel (32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A) [Read More...]

Catholic Journalism Tells the Real Story of Our Time

In 1999, I was a new editor at the National Catholic Register when two suburban Denver kids attacked their fellow Columbine High students … [Read More...]

Fellows Friday: Chemical Engineering’s Ryan Spellman

Ryan Spellman, a Gregorian Fellow, interned at Ardent Mills in Culpeper, VA. [Read More...]

WATCH: This Sunday, Humble Your Heart

Blessed Stanley Rother humbled himself, and was exalted. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Scripture Puts Priests In Their Place

All three readings have advice for priests’. Jesus in the Gospel is the harshest. [Read More...]

Benedictine Great Books Featured on National Review Podcast

John J. Miller’s Great Books podcast at National Review this week featured Dr. Susan Traffas on the Aeschylus play Agamemnon. [Read More...]

500 Years After Luther, Be Careful What You Post …

Reformation Day celebrates a post that went viral, and took on a life of its own … [Read More...]

Family Strategies to Keep the ‘All Hallows’ in Halloween

Halloween begins a “Triduum” that ends on All Souls Day … [Read More...]

Fellows Friday: Featuring Brigid Ueland

Brigid Ueland, a Gregorian Fellow, interned at the Senate Finance Committee in Washington, D.C. [Read More...]

WATCH: This Sunday, the Simple Secret to Love

It should surprise us that the most important commandment is love, says Father Simon Baker about this Sunday’s readings. [Read More...]

This Sunday: They Lapsed Over Love

A few years ago, the Diocese of Springfield, Ill., commissioned a poll to find out why Catholics had left or stayed in the Church. Their answers show why this Sunday (the 30th [Read More...]