Going to confession can be daunting to children (and even some adults!) but as parents, we can help our children recognize the gift of this beautiful sacrament. Michele Faehnle shares four ways she’s been able to help her kids cherish this sacrament and ultimately build an oasis of mercy within our homes.
Marya Jauregui compares rafting down the Class III rapids to being a Christian in today’s world. Give your children confidence by testing their limits and showing them they can overcome their fears. Give them the tools and experience they need.
Meg Matenaer offers a clarification of traditional Catholic teaching with regard to divorce, remarriage and the reception of the Eucharist.
Our Question of the Week: how do you explain the importance of First Communion to a non-Catholic?
The Christmas season comes to a conclusion with the celebration of the Baptism of the Lord, and Tiffany Walsh discusses the personal significance of this feast and how it relates back to the Christmas message of our faith.
Our choice of patron when receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation can lead to a lifetime of spiritual companionship and intercession. Tiffany Walsh describes how her unlikely choice of St. Cecilia has become a relationship of ever-deepening meaning and joy.