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.


Great But Ordinary: Newman on Catholic Colleges

Newman’s ‘Idea of a University’ was right. Studies show that three things happen to college students. Benedictine College is here to help them happen. [Read More...]

10 Reasons to Celebrate Presidents Day

Popes, the Catechism, and random French Jesuits give Catholics a reason to celebrate the office, and at least two of its holders. [Read More...]

Scholar in Residence Warns Candidates on Abortion

This week Benedictine College welcomes David French as Scholar in Residence. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Eye Has Not Seen…

Pictured: Wholey Clock Tower at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, stands above the entrance to the Dining Hall. [Read More...]

Archbishop Takes on Catholic State Senator Over Church Teaching

Archbishop Naumann publicly corrected a state legislator’s misrepresentation of Church teaching on the abortion issue. [Read More...]

Weekend Fun: Valentine’s Day

To honor St. Valentine, and to get into the spirit of exchanging encouraging notes, we collected these memes! [Read More...]

Raven Helps Future Pro-Life Lawyers

FELLOWS FRIDAY: Molly Tynan is working fulltime at the Washington, D.C., office of Alliance Defending Freedom. [Read More...]

This Sunday, A Love You Can’t Fake

How can Jesus expect so much? And how can the consequences of failure be so extreme? One key truth explains both. [Read More...]

In Happiness Study, Harvard Agrees With the Bible

How can we be happy? Both Jesus and an 80-year Ivy League longitudinal scientific research list the ways … [Read More...]

Families Feel Freed By These 5 Catholic Teachings

To say Yes to your wife means being able to say No to lesser things … [Read More...]

The Imitation of Trish Fangman, Child of God

You could think of Raven super-fan Trish Fangman’s Down Syndrome as a liability. You would be wrong. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: You Are The Light…

Pictured: Benedictine College’s campus on the bluffs of the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas.  [Read More...]

Weekend Fun: Post-Super Bowl Edition

Our weekly collection of Catholic memes, this week celebrating the Super Bowl (but not the halftime show). [Read More...]

N. Catholic Register: Benedictine Inspired Marcher

TRANSFORMING CULTURE IN AMERICA: Katie (Probst) Portka was inspired to be a pro-life leader on campus, and is continuing that work after college. [Read More...]

URGENT! Pro-Life Day of Prayer Thursday, Feb. 6

Archbishop Naumann calls on the intercession of Our Lady of Guadalupe for the right to life in Kansas. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Catholics Are Still the Light of the World

We have seen what happens when Catholics fail, and it is ugly. But we have also seen how Catholics inspire … [Read More...]

You Are Worthy of Good Things

Being interviewed for a big scholarship can make you forget some things … and learn something better. [Read More...]

‘Who Is My Mother?’ Did Jesus Disrespect Mary?

The fact is, nobody in the early Church would have been bothered by this passage at all, because they knew Jesus’ brothers and revered his mother. [Read More...]

Catholic Connections Powered Chiefs in Super Bowl Victory

Neither Chiefs kicker (and altar boy) Harrison Butker, nor Raven priest and Chiefs chaplain Fr. Richard Rocha prayed for a win … [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: My Eyes…

Pictured: Statue of St. Joseph outside St. Joseph Hall at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]