August is especially dense with the mystery of salvation in the two feasts of the Transfiguration and the Assumption.
Insistently and unambiguously Universalist, St. Isaac believed that God’s love will conquer every rebel heart.
Do you really want to know about the state of preaching? Ask the laity — we know better than anyone just how bad contemporary preaching is.
Very few of us would be moved to emulate St. Benedict Joseph Labre's life. Even his biographer found it too extreme to propose for imitation.
Monasticism can, and should, be a model for the "priesthood of all believers."
The chief task remains one of “squarely facing our own complicity in our condition” — to borrow the President’s phrase.
Without announcement (and with almost as little notice), a Vatican reform was published in the official directory of the Holy See: it plain states that the Eastern churches in Communion with Rome may have a married presbyterate anywhere in the world they happen to be.
I am only doing small, specific things that I can easily do. You too can do some small, specific things.