To say that late summer and early autumn has been a full, intense, and busy time is an understatement. But first here’s a short description...

The concept of “fool for Christ” sounded very weird to me many years ago when Catherine Doherty taught us about it. She told us that it...

As I write this column, it is late August and summer is coming to an end—a summer that has been hot and dry. We’ve been...

Ah-h-h-h summer! After our l-o-n-g, cold winter and spring, it’s great to enjoy the warmth, brightness, and beauty of summer. Plus summer activities and work. Summer...

When I sat down to write this news column, my first thought was: this has certainly been a full, rich time. My second thought was:...

In our part of the world, spring doesn’t burst forth in glory as she does some places. She creeps in slowly, then backs off, as...

Ah, spring! Well, not yet, but it will be by the time you read this newspaper, and just bringing that to mind on this cold...

The time between Christmas and Lent is usually a relatively quiet time in Madonna House. This year it has been very cold. For a number...

As happens some years, I am writing this column for this February paper on the day we return to work after our three Christmas days...