Recently, I started a women’s Lectio Divina group at my parish. We take one of the readings of the day, […]
At Odds Within the Body of Christ
Reflecting on polarizing opinions within the Church, how do we relate to others when we can’t understand them? 1Timothy has some great answers!
Understanding Mother Mary better through Mother Earth
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.
Are We the Pharisees?
Why did Jesus talk about the Pharisees so much? Maybe because he knew how easy it would be for his followers to become them!
A Season of Waiting
Sometimes we’re stuck waiting. Should we just wait, or are there opportunities in the waiting?
For Those Who Stay
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.
Facing Changes, Facing Truth
Some days, Jesus telling us that he has no place to lay his head hits us harder than others.
How to Celebrate Holy Week in Mexico
How do Mexicans celebrate Holy Week in Mexico? Read on and find out!
Espero Women: “Sewing” Seeds of Hope
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 Point of Fasting for Lent?
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.