Reflections on the Rosary with Sarah Reinhard: CMCP Blog Tour

  To celebrate the launch of her new book, A Catholic Mother’s Companion to Pregnancy: Walking with Mary from Conception to Baptism, Sarah Reinhard invites all of us to spend her blog book tour praying the rosary together. Today, she shares this reflection on the Agony in the Garden: When I read about the apostles falling […]

The Year of Faith: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

They called the church together and reported what God had done with them and how he had opened the door of faith. Acts 14:27 As part of Pope John Paul II’s call to the New Evangelization, and marking the 50th anniversary of the Vatican II council, Pope Benedict has marked the upcoming year as the […]

7 Quick Takes – Yes, We’re Still Homeschooling

— 1 — There are loads of homeschooling blogs on the Internet. (hey, I’m sort of in that crowd) Many of those rock star mommas manage to teach their children AND blog about what they’ve been up to. Hmm. Not me, so much. At least not up to date. Want to know what we’ve been […]

Support a Catholic Speaker: Father Wade Menezes, CPM

Being born and raised in Kentucky, I’m still amazed at all the hidden jewels to find in my area. For example … I never knew about the Fathers of Mercy. This community is tucked away in Auburn, Kentucky, about two hours from my home near Louisville. Their primary apostolate is to conduct parish missions and […]

St Jerome: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Proverbs 15:1 A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.  Part of the beauty of our Catholic Church is our family of saints, holy men and women who have served our Church before us. Many times, it’s easy to imagine these folks as perfectly pious – an impossible road to […]