February 23, 2021

Chris Stefanick offers 4 facts about fasting

“We’re just seven days into Lent, and fasting is a part of that journey. Why in the heck do we fast? I've got FOUR reasons that I share in under two minutes...”

February 17, 2021

4 fun facts about Mardi Gras — and ‘Why I Love Being Catholic’ in 2 minutes

From Chris Stefanick and Real Life Catholic...

February 14, 2021

If you don’t know the Hillbilly Thomists, one of the best bluegrass groups in the entire Dominican Order, you’re missing out. Here’s your introduction...

What Wondrous Love Is This:

Our Help Is In the Name of the Lord:

Bourbon, Bluegrass, and the Bible:

Thomas Mirus interviews Dominican Father Joseph Hagan:

This South Korean a capella group can sing iPhone sound effects perfectly

Music arranged by Maytree; video arranged by Napkins music...

February 10, 2021

Boston’s Daughters of St. Paul rack up 6 million views on TikTok

The Daughters of Saint Paul have racked up more than 45,000 followers on TikTok and their videos have a combined 6 million views.

How many balloons would it really take to lift the house in Pixar’s ‘Up’? Millions — and here’s what it would look like

Corridor Crew Wren uses their VFX skills to show you what it would really take to lift a house with nothing but balloons.

February 9, 2021

What’s wrong with Woke-ism, explained in under 3 minutes

Woke-ism isn’t just a new idea. It’s a new “religion”—a whole new worldview that sums up everything in terms of human power dynamics. It’s a “religion” that starts with a desire for justice (a good thing) and ends with a divisive, reductionist view of history/people/cultures (a bad thing). Christians, hunger and thirst for justice! But don’t go woke...

February 3, 2021

Catholic politicians, Catholic bishops, the sin of scandal, and what it all has to do with you

The Catechism of the Catholic Church defines scandal as an attitude or behavior which leads another to do evil. I’ll give you an example. A guy cheats on his wife. A lot of people look up to him. They’re encouraged by his attitude, by his behavior, to do the same, or to think that it’s not that big of a deal. See, his sin just went from personal to contagious...

Video: Incredible avalanche on Nepal’s Annapurna hits glacial lake with a massive air blast

The blast of wind hits at the 2:15 mark — and don’t miss the beautiful rainbow at the 2:39 mark.

February 1, 2021

The view from a tabernacle

“Jesus awaits us in this sacrament of love. Let us not refuse the time to go to meet him in adoration, in contemplation full of faith, and open to making amends for the serious offenses and crimes of the world. Let our adoration never cease.” —Pope St. John Paul II