As Catherine Doherty, the foundress of Madonna House often said, the heart of the difficulty in the world is not the economic, political, or cultural...

The ducks have returned to the Madawaska River. They are pretending to be jet planes, dive bombers, torpedoes, or snorkel submarines. I wish I could...

Fr. Emile Brière, a deceased Madonna House priest, used to keep what he called a Hope Book. In it he collected stories from people whose...