Why are Catholics so notoriously bad at fellowship?

Why are Catholics so notoriously bad at fellowship?

In establishing the Church, Jesus made clear that we aren’t meant to navigate the Christian journey alone –  Recently I was asked to speak at a local Catholic women’s group. It had been awhile since I’d put on my speaking shoes, and I was genuinely excited. That...
Need help right away? Make St. Teresa’s emergency novena.

Need help right away? Make St. Teresa’s emergency novena.

For times when you don’t have nine days to pray The other day I received an urgent text from a dear friend: “Help, I have a special intention today! I need a good 24-hour novena!” Without hesitation I knew what to recommend: the Mother Teresa emergency novena....
5 Ways to Put All Those Christmas Cards to Good Use

5 Ways to Put All Those Christmas Cards to Good Use

So many of our Christmas cards are photos, these days, and that can be a prompt for prayer and outreach! Packing up my Christmas decorations always makes for one of the most depressing days of the year. It’s hard to move on from Christmas. Don’t misunderstand, I’m not...
The Mercy of Giving a Mommy Some “Me-Time”

The Mercy of Giving a Mommy Some “Me-Time”

The realization hit: Having a baby means never being alone again. 15) Offer to babysit for a busy mom to go out and have a couple of hours to herself.—“56 Ways to Be Merciful During the Jubilee Year of Mercy,” Aleteia I always wanted to be a mom. Always. I’m sure I...

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