As a convert to Catholicism, I have trouble relating to Mary. Then I found symbolic connections between Mary and Mother Earth, freeing me to embrace both.
With all the problems in the world, it’s easy to feel discouraged and helpless. After all, what can one person do?
Why did Jesus talk about the Pharisees so much? Maybe because he knew how easy it would be for his followers to become them!
Sometimes we’re stuck waiting. Should we just wait, or are there opportunities in the waiting?
In certain circles, there are a lot more goodbyes than in average communities (I’m looking at you, military families and expats!). Here’s some encouragement for those who stay.
Some days, Jesus telling us that he has no place to lay his head hits us harder than others.
How do Mexicans celebrate Holy Week in Mexico? Read on and find out!
Outside of large cities, there generally aren’t many opportunities for anyone, especially women. In nearby towns, a group of women are joined in prayer, and they’ve built a small business out of it!
What’s the deal with fasting for Lent? Why even do it? Here’s what I’ve gotten out of re-exploring Lenten fasting this year.
I was going to skip New Year’s Resolutions and Words of the Year. But one word keeps chasing me–disclipine.