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.


SLIDESHOW: Raven Priest’s Answer to Mass Lockdown

As he livestreams Mass during the coronavirus crisis, Benedictine College graduate Father Nathan Haverland looks into the faces of his parishioners … sort of. [Read More...]

Social Distancing … While Carrying the Cross

“Well, that’s their cross to bear,” my mom would say. Is this current health event our “cross to bear”? [Read More...]

It’s Nice to Be Home; It’s Tough Being Home

Church teaching actually has a lot to say about being home … and longing for something better. [Read More...]

Nurses Say Benedictine Prepared Them for Crisis

What was Kit Carson’s reaction when her floor was dedicated to COVID-19 patients? “You just have to remember that you’re taking care of Christ,” she said. [Read More...]

Painting the Redemption: Denis McNamara on the Power of Art

To communicate strong truths, artists have sometimes resorted to shocking imagery. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Hosanna…

Pictured: Benedictine College students on a mission trip to Guatemala. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: Happy Holy Week!

Congratulations on making it to Holy Week! [Read More...]

2020 Hero: Raven Serves on Pandemic Frontlines

TRANSFORMING CULTURE Meet Claire Pedulla, risking her own health to serve coronavirus patients. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Live the Passion in Your Life

Palm Sunday readings are a miniature version of Holy Week, and a miniature guide to the whole Christian life. [Read More...]

Staying With the Light

Christ points out, when we see the light of this world, we do not stumble. At night, we do. [Read More...]

Benedictine Monks Offer Holy Week Retreat

The monks of St. Benedict’s Abbey invite you to a Holy Week retreat with them in your own living room. [Read More...]

Only We Have What the World Needs Most

When St. Peter said to “Always be ready to give a reason for your hope.” he meant to be ready for times of crisis like what the world faces today. [Read More...]

WATCH: Father Simon Says ‘Turn to the Psalms’

Benedictine College’s chaplain says: If you’re having a hard time finding your own words for prayer, borrow some inspired ones. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: I Am The Resurrection…

Pictured: Sacred Heard of Jesus statue at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: It’s Good to be Home

Isn‘t it funny how self-isolating can have a unifying effect? [Read More...]

Rescue Mission: Raven Gives Others What He Got

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: “Benedictine taught me that you’re not reaching your full potential if you aren’t helping other people,” said Tyler Shepard. [Read More...]

This Sunday: Jesus Raised Lazarus for Us, Right Now

“This illness is not to end in death, but is for the glory of God,” Jesus said to his Apostles, and to us today. [Read More...]

The Protestant Who Turned to Mary in an Epidemic

Too sick to pray, the widow Elizabeth Ann Seton clutched a crucifix and picture of the Blessed Virgin Mary to her chest instead … [Read More...]

Stations of the Cross for a Time of Pandemic

“We have walked your Way of the Cross with you, Lord. Now please walk our way of the cross with us. We know the future is safe in your hands.” [Read More...]

A Bright Sunshiny Day

Even in a time of pandemic, there is, with God’s love and mercy, a bright, sunshiny day sooner than later. [Read More...]