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.


Better Worksite Culture Is Civil Engineer’s Mission

FELLOWS FRIDAY: It is up to leaders in the field to make construction sites healthy environments, says Will McCartney, who led a road-building project. [Read More...]

This Sunday, the Radical Meaning of Christmas

Does the prospect of Christ’s coming make us feel an overwhelming need to change our hearts, or does it reassure us that everything is okay? [Read More...]

Signs, Signs — Everywhere a Sign

If you’re of a certain age, you may remember the song “Signs” by the Five Man Electrical Band, a Canadian group whose sole hit is about signs. [Read More...]

Evangelize Like Lives Are at Stake, Because They Are

Spread the faith because it’s true. But do it urgently, because without the faith, community dies, and deaths of despair skyrocket. [Read More...]

Newman President on Catholic Faith and Science

‘Can a college that teaches theology and philosophy be good at teaching science?’ Patrick Reilly asks. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: The Night Is Spent

Pictured: The historic campus of Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

This Sunday: Wake Up From Your Christmas Dream

The First Sunday of Advent is a great time to contrast the culture’s Christmas Season and the Church’s. [Read More...]

Raven Athlete Engineers Get D.C.-area Experience

FRIDAY FELLOWS: Two students injected community, faith and scholarship into their internship with a Navy contractor. [Read More...]

A Catholic Prayer for Thanksgiving Dinner

‘Thank you for this turkey, a symbol of your providence …’ [Read More...]

Marriage: Your Invitation Home

We each need to make a place that says: “Love lives here, God’s mercy and grace is at the center. You are safe.” [Read More...]

Is the Faith of Kanye West for Real?

Though the hip-hop artist’s work remains problematic, it may do great good. [Read More...]

Death and Gratitude: A Thanksgiving Memento Mori

This Thanksgiving, I remember my Nana’s last night, and I let it affect my today. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Let Us Give Thanks

Pictured: Statue of St. Benedict during sunset at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Christ the King-Maker

Our lives can seem like useless failures. So did the cross … [Read More...]

Raven Frees Kids From Toxic Culture

FRIDAY FELLOWS: Emily Harpole describes how the Culture Project reaches the walking wounded, victims of the overly-sexualized culture. [Read More...]

Connect or Collapse: 10 Timothy Carney Quotes

How to Transform Culture in America? Through community, faith, and scholarship, says author of important new book. [Read More...]

Discernment: Into Walmart and Into Great Silence

Walking through life with discernment is like walking through Walmart … [Read More...]

The Gift of Friendship Changes Everything

Inspiring thoughts from wise speakers at a Notre Dame conference on friendship. [Read More...]

Bold Loyalty: Tolkien’s Call to Catholics in Crisis

In letters from the late 1960s, the Lord of the Rings author addresses the liturgical abuses that followed Vatican II. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Stand Erect…

Pictured: Raven Memorial Park in the heart of Benedictine College’s campus, a place of reflection and remembrance. [Read More...]