This excerpt from a 1995 encyclical appeared in Restoration before—in April 2008. We are reprinting it because, unfortunately, we are now much further along the...

Rend your hearts and not your garments (Joel 2:13) With these penetrating words of the Prophet Joel, the liturgy of Ash Wednesday leads us into Lent,...

In Matthew 1:1-18, the evangelist tells us about the events preceding the birth of Christ from Joseph’s point of view. The following is a reflection...