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A Meditation on Holy Week

I am in the crowd. Pilot is condemning You to death, Jesus. He asks the crowd “do you want to release this man although he has done no wrong?” The crowd yells “Crucify Him.” I also scream along with the crowd. Again, “Crucify Him.” Pilot washes his hands. I realize now what I have done.…

Marching Home After the March

MARCHING HOME AFTER THE MARCH A Reflection on the March for Life 2018 By: Abigail Guillory My experience at the March for Life this year was something I did not expect. This was my third time traveling to D.C. for the March and I thought I knew everything I needed to know about it. However,…

The Solution for Dating as a Young Catholic

Pray, love Jesus and be okay with waiting. -Randall Edwards

Sit Back and Smell the Roses

I am constantly thinking of the next task ahead, the upcoming assignment I need get started on, or the ever pending doom of an exam I have yet to start studying for. I loose myself in school, work, and my social life, but the thing is, this kind of lifestyle has no freedom. Often I…

10 BOOKS EVERY YOUNG CATHOLIC SHOULD READ

Take it from St. Jerome, who said, “Always keep the holy book in your hands, that it may nourish your soul by devout reading.” St. Bernard said that reading instructs us in prayer, and in the practice of virtue. He even said that spiritual reading and prayer are the arms by which hell is conquered…

Y’all Saints

Ah yes, All Saints Day! My favorite almost-in-vogue religious holiday. Also known as “Sugar Rush Hangover Day,” “Throw Away Your Scandalous Costumes Day,” and “Don’t Forget to Confess Gluttony Day.” As it turns out, All Saints Day is about more than regrets; it’s about celebrating all the holy men and women that enjoy total union…

What are you waiting for?

Ah, the American Dream. This is the idea that everyone controls the outcome of their life, and that anyone can become anything from nothing. The more “stuff” we accumulate along the way, the happier we’ll be, right? Guess what? This is the one of the devil’s most successful tricks, and humans have been falling for…