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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This Sunday: The World Will End … But Not Us

The liturgical year this Sunday definitely ends in a dark mood. [Read More...]

This Sunday: Vote Like the Maccabees

The battle is only beginning when you lose. [Read More...]

Sunday: How God Restores the Real You

This Sunday (the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C) is not officially “Leper Sunday” in the Church but it might as well be. In the first reading, we hear about King [Read More...]

Sunday: After Work, More Work … Then Miracles

This Sunday’s Gospel passage (the 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C) is a bit of a “problem text.” Most “problem texts” come down to cultural differences, like when Jesus tells Mary, [Read More...]

Sunday: Are We the Rich Man?

This story should hit home: Many Americans are also obsessed with what they wear and eat. Meanwhile, much of the world lives in poverty. [Read More...]

Sunday: Jesus Tells a Tall Tale

What does Jesus mean by the parable of the Unjust Steward? Here is one interpretation some scholars make. [Read More...]

Sunday: Imitate the Catholics of 9/11

Fifteen years later, the most important lessons the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks teach us are not about the potential evil militant Islam: They are about the potential goodness of American Catholics. [Read More...]

Sunday: A Fire in Summer

Here in the lazy days of summer, the Church wants these readings for the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C, to be an antidote for complacency. [Read More...]