March 30, 2020

‘The Veil Removed’ — A 7-minute short film that will change the way you see the Holy Mass

The Veil Removed is a short film that reveals the coming together of heaven and earth at Mass, as seen by saints and mystics, revealed by Scripture and in the Catechism of the Catholic Church.

Take a fascinating, free online class on the Perpetual Virginity of Mary

The wide availability of material like this, from teachers like Christendom College theology department chairman Matthew Tsakanikas, is one of the unexpected graces of this moment in history.

Rare Yosemite Falls rainbow phenomenon — ‘This is the sign of the covenant’

Spotted in February 2019 and well worth another look. Captured by photographer Greg Harlow from Glacier Point, Yosemite National Park, California...

Some Good News you’ll want to see from John Krasinski (and Steve Carell) of ‘The Office’

John Krasinski highlights some good news from around the world, including an interview with Steve Carell to mark the 15th anniversary of The Office, as well as John’s newest hero, Coco.

Anxious about coronavirus? Family? Finances? The 33-day preparation for Consecration to St. Joseph starts today...

Today we’ve got a spiritual famine. Our churches are closed. We’ve got people sheltered in their homes, and living in fear and anxiety of the future. Let's ask St. Joseph... to give us again the bread... the bread of everlasting life. Let’s ask him for this grace. St. Joseph has the power to do this, the intercessory power to be able to do this for us.

You can get the excellent guidebook, Consecration to St. Joseph: The Wonders of Our Spiritual Father, here. The Kindle edition can be purchased and download here.

March 28, 2020

You’re probably washing your hands wrong. Here’s how to do it...

The best way to avoid getting sick and spread germs to other people is to keep your hands clean. You touch your nose, eyes, and mouth dozens of times a day, often without noticing it. And that's how germs usually get inside your body...

March 24, 2020

“Storm Heaven with prayer”: Dan Burke, Avila Institute founder and former head of EWTN news, in intensive care with coronavirus symptoms

“Nothing is impossible with God...”

The healing of the man born blind

This Gospel doesn’t address directly what we’re going through now, but indirectly it does. The Word of God is always right on time. It’s the gospel of the blind man. Open your Bible to John Chapter 9 and I’ll give you a little bit of an introduction to what we mean by lectio divina and how it how it works. You’re going sit before the text of God and say be still, my soul, for the God I love is about to speak to me. I’m about to hear a word from the God who loves me...

March 23, 2020

How to tweak your store-bought tomato sauce so it tastes as good as homemade

Jars of tomato sauce often waste away in the back of our pantries. But a couple minutes of easy doctoring can radically improve a bland jarred red sauce. Farideh uses garlic, onion, pepper flakes, and butter to make a brand new sauce that tastes as good as homemade.