Sometimes our compassion for someone is not really our own; sometimes, it is God’s. Here is one of Catherine’s many stories from the 1930s, from...

Catherine wrote this as a poem. We suggest you read it as such—slowly. *** Somewhere along the road of life, by the grace of God, my soul...

One of the symbols of the Christmas season is a star. In Russia people would make enormous stars and put them over their isbas, which...