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.


The Hour of the Laity, Now More Than Ever

The Church is in trouble. Bad trouble. But has the hero come in the nick of time? [Read More...]

Lector for Rio’s Millions Met Christ

Katherine Bauman reads at Rio. EWTN photo. I just caught up with Katherine Bauman, who I know as a junior at Benedictine College in Kansas and native of Denver, but who more [Read More...]

Top 10 Rio Quotes: What Francis Said (and Why)

Here are my favorite Pope Francis World Youth Day quotes (in chronological order), and my case for why they are important. 1. Since so many people are gloomy about the Church’s future [Read More...]

Seven 2011 Events That Will Change the Church’s Story in America

As 2012 approaches, here’s a quick run-down of events from the past year that will impact the Church in America in our time, in no particular order. 1. Denver Babies Start College [Read More...]

Ten Signs of Hope for Catholics

Let’s review some of the strong signs of hope in the Church today — signs of hope that simply weren’t here 20 years ago, and which suggest the renewal is here to [Read More...]