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.

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Weekend Memes: Wisemen And Wise Cracks

The wise men brought more than gold, frankincense and myrrh. They also provided ample material for meme making. [Read More...]

Top 10 Gregorian Prayer Posts of 2020

More people turned to the Gregorian for prayer resources than ever before last year. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Imitate the Magi, Not Herod

Has the Church stopped giving Jesus its gold, frankincense and myrrh, and started pleasing the world, the flesh and the devil instead? [Read More...]

What Does a Church Building Mean?

A church building is first and foremost an image of Christ and his Mystical Body, with all that this claim implies. [Read More...]

Our Lady of Christmas? Popular Icon Sums It Up

The Our Lady of Perpetual Help icon is not often considered a Christmas image. Maybe it should be. [Read More...]

Wait. Did the Holy Family Go to Egypt or the Temple? A Quick Survey of Answers

The Gospels at Mass two days in a row seem to contradict each other. Thinkers from Augustine to Benedict XVI explain why. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: The Child Grew…

Pictured: The Return To Nazareth Prayer Garden of St. Benedict’s Abbey at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: Christmas Season!

We hope you had an amazing Christmas day! Let’s follow it up with a few festive funnies. [Read More...]

I Knew You Would Come!

God did not have to do this, but, in his wisdom and glory, made the Covenant to send his only begotten son to live, and die, among us. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Jesus Reconfigures Family Life

Celebrate the family you were born into and the family you were baptized into. Neither works right without Jesus. [Read More...]

Choirs of Ravens Greet Christmas in Song

The Advent video was assisted by the first-ever instance of a drone flying inside the spacious Abbey Church. [Read More...]

Pray the Joseph Rosary

He’s always in the Rosary — silent, in the background … here’s a way to put a spotlight on him. [Read More...]

SLIDESHOW: Contest Shows Sacred Art Thriving

Benedictine College’s Denis McNamara awarded top prizes in the Catholic Art Institute’s sacred art competition. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: May It Be Done…

Pictured: Mary’s Grotto at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: It’s Not Christmas Just Yet

Hang in there! Less than a week to go until Christmas! [Read More...]

Catholic Mission Helps Ravens ‘Account for Future’

TRANSFORMING CULTURE: Benedictine College students share how community, faith and scholarship prepared them to be accountants. [Read More...]

This Sunday, the Radical Promise of Christmas

Enter into the last leg of a journey that started a millennium ago with David and nine months ago with Mary … [Read More...]

Darkness Ends Soon …

To walk in darkness is a truly personal journey, our search for answers when we aren’t certain about the questions. [Read More...]

John of the Cross: Help When Christmas Feels Dark

The wisdom of the great Spanish Carmelite mystic St. John of the Cross can help cope with the depression that can come with the holiday. [Read More...]

Yes, Mary Knew: Why I Banned That Song

The song creates confusion on a fundamental doctrine of our Catholic faith. [Read More...]