Why Consecrated Chastity?

Why Consecrated Chastity?

Several years ago a voice was heard bellowing out in an airport waiting area, “Chaste for 45 years!”The surrounding space was electrified as heads turned toward us as I stood facing a non-Christian gentleman who had asked me if we practiced chastity and then posed to...
Rays of God’s Goodness…Creation

Rays of God’s Goodness…Creation

“If you have men who will exclude any of God’s creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who deal likewise with their fellow men.” -St. Francis of AssisiThe book of Genesis tells us that after completing His intensive...
Into the New Year

Into the New Year

By: Sister FaustinaThis year, I’m getting a running start! I’m going to shoot into the New Year like a cannonball!Each New Year’s Eve, I find myself a bit introspective. Something about the mystery of time gets me thinking. Another year has passed. Another year is...
A Catholic Protestant?

A Catholic Protestant?

“Dear Sister, I have been to different churches, such as Methodist, non-denominational, etc. I really liked their services, but I was brought up Catholic. Can I go to these services instead of Mass and still call myself Catholic? Is it possible to be both?”You...
Isn’t It Enough to Believe in Jesus?

Isn’t It Enough to Believe in Jesus?

Do I really have to believe all the other things the Catholic Church teaches? I do realize that the idea of ‘believing all that the Catholic Church teaches’ sounds excessive and even authoritarian to many ears, but it must be remembered that the Church has...