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.

at BENEDICTINE COLLEGE

Indulgences and the Unnecessary Reformation

Understanding the ‘treasury of merit’ and the ‘days’ of Purgatory. [Read More...]

The Vanity Crisis

There is one sin, one vice, that has become epidemic in our day with disastrous consequences … [Read More...]

The Satanic Sin of Envy

Spiritual envy is the worst kind … [Read More...]

When Are We God’s Opposite?

Read a description of God. What words do you have to replace to change it to a description of you? [Read More...]

I Pray My Kids Get Caught

But think of how great this prayer is. Think of the blessings of a child getting caught. [Read More...]

Sunday: Ways to Receive the Holy Spirit

This Sunday is Pentecost Sunday (Year C), the day we celebrate the coming of the Holy Spirit and call an end to the Easter Season. There are two stories of the coming [Read More...]

Politics and the Four Sins that Cry Out to Heaven

The Catechism lists four “sins that cry out to heaven” and it is a startling list if you think of it in terms of our political divisions. It is straight out of America’s culture [Read More...]

Ashley Madison and the Way of Sin

“Thousands of cheating wives and cheating husbands signup everyday looking for an affair,” says the site. “With our affair guarantee package we guarantee you will find the perfect affair partner.” Oh, how [Read More...]