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Forgotten Portraits

Forgotten Portraits

Catherine Morrogh

An anonymous Dutch master of the 1500s included two Down syndrome people in his magnificent Nativity...

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Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility

Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility

Mitchell Kalpakgian

It is by the corruption of "sense" and of "sensibility" that the ideal of marriage in Jane Austen's ...

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The Joy of the Martyrs

The Joy of the Martyrs

Anthony Esolen

Who can hold out against the father of lies, without the grace of God?

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What About Those Awful Catholics?

What About Those Awful Catholics?

Father Dwight Longenecker

There are plenty of people out there who want to dismiss the Catholic faith because of bad Catholics...

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Fasting

Fasting

Pope Benedict XVI

Jesus indicates some of the useful instruments to accomplish an authentic interior and communitarian...

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Ash Wednesday, Joy and Self Control

Ash Wednesday, Joy and Self Control

Father Dwight Longenecker

The Suburban Hermit is always enthusiastic about Lent.

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He Spoke to Us: Discerning God in People and Events

He Spoke to Us: Discerning God in People and Event…

Father George W. Rutler

These sparkling essays on a variety of interesting subjects are written with insight and wit by an a...

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Preparing for Easter

Preparing for Easter

Father George W. Rutler

Practical solutions for daily problems are impractical if they do not invite Christ into the soul...

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Spiritual works of mercy: Let the saints be your guide

Spiritual works of mercy: Let the saints be your g…

Emily Stimpson

There is nothing easier for a Catholic than performing the spiritual works of mercy. There is also n...

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Corporal Works of Mercy: Let the saints be your guide

Corporal Works of Mercy: Let the saints be your gu…

Emily Stimpson

Mercy isn't just an idea. It's an action. It's a virtue.

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