Why isn’t Our Lady binge-watching the Food Network in heaven? Could there be something better? Meg Matenaer on how the saints got a jump-start on heaven while still here on earth and how we can, too.
Marcellino D’Ambrosio offers a reflection for the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, declaring that it’s time to just commit ourselves to radical obedience to God’s Word.
Today, we continue our community conversation on Pope Francis’s newly released encyclical On Care for Our Common Home (Laudato Si’). Join us for an eight week conversation on this important document and our role in caring for the world around us.
Lisa Hendey responds to Pope Francis’ tweet which prays, “Lord, help us always to be more generous and closer to poor families,” How will you reply?
Teens are usually disengaged at Mass not because they don’t care about God or don’t want to know Him but because no one has ever connected the dots between the ritual and the relationship. Altaration acknowledges “the elephant in the sanctuary” as Mark Hart calls it, encouraging and challenging teens to take another look – a deeper look – at the liturgy and all that heaven is doing here on earth through it.
Charisse Tierney reviews a fantastic new book by Dr. Greg and Lisa Popcak and reveals why it is already an essential part of her family’s faith formation.
Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor — the one game to rule them all? John Konecsni reviews this “Lord of the Rings” video game and evaluates everything from the story line to the ERSB rating.