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.


Be the Servant They Need

Know you are on as much a mission each day as you might be in a faraway place. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: All You Who Labor…

Pictured: Adoration during Encounter, a Benedictine College Youth Conference. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: America, Yokes and Yolks

Celebrate America July 4 … and beware of misunderstanding the Gospel July 5. [Read More...]

American Greatness: 1 Raven’s 120 Veteran Funerals

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: Miguel Monteclaro’s foundation of faith leads him to perform the great corporal work of mercy, burying the dead. [Read More...]

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...]

Raven Who Saved Eagles Now Helps Vocations Soar

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: Meet Father Paul Clark, Benedictine College alumnus and new Vocations Director for the diocese of Jefferson City, Mo. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Only A Cup…

Pictured: Student from Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, on mission in Guatemala. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: Childlike or Childish?

There’s a lot we can learn from watching the way children behave. [Read More...]

Raven Headmaster Brings Catholic High to N. Colo.

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: Blaise Hockel, class of 2014, is heading up the new Chesterton Academy of St. John Paul II in Windsor, Colo. [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...]

Let Me Change One Thing I Can

First, change your own heart. Then pick one more thing to do … [Read More...]

Raven Sister (and Cousin) Becomes Mother

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: Benedictine College’s mission of community, faith and scholarship helped Mother Medatrix Bexten find her vocation. [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...]

Sunday Verse: Proclaim…

Pictured: Candles in St. Benedict’s Abbey at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: Ordinary Time

There’s something extraordinary about this Sunday. [Read More...]

WATCH: Reverence His Name

We are offered a special opportunity at Mass this Sunday. [Read More...]

All Journeys Lead to the Father

So many times, our plans, hopes, and dreams are shaped by our lives with our fathers. [Read More...]

In Tragedies Great and Small, My Advice to Me: Do Not Be Afraid

I was in radio news in Kansas City the morning the space shuttle Challenger exploded in 1986. [Read More...]