Nature G.K. Chesterton, in his book, Orthodoxy, has a marvelous chapter called “The Ethics of Elf Land.” In it, he makes the point that the world...

Probably many people have never heard this clear gospel message: everyone (including you, dear reader) is called to be a saint. When is the last time...

There are many obstacles to conversion. One of them is the difficulty of admitting even to ourselves that we may have been sinning or doing...

Silence is a deeper reality than speech. Silence is the earth, words the foliage. Silence is the sea, words the waves on the surface. The goal...

These days at Madonna House, both laymen and priests do night duty. But in my early days, it was the priest-poustiniks (those of us living...