The Perfectly Imperfect Life

Why do we grieve when a celebrity dies, if we didn’t really know them?

If an entire year is written off as 'terrible' simply because it was David Bowie's last one with us, perhaps we need to readjust our…

It’s never too late to make a change

With a new year can come regrets about the past, but now is the time to resurrect those hopes and dreams and put them into action.

How a newly ordained priest really feels

Go behind the scenes as a married man and father is ordained a Catholic priest.

4 beautiful Epiphany traditions for your family

The celebrations aren't over yet. Here are four family-friendly ways to welcome Three Kings Day.

The gift-giving I witnessed that changed my Christmas

A simple gesture on a cold and rainy morning gave me an entirely new perspective.

There are signs of hope all around us

This holiday season reminds us of who we are and what life is supposed to be about.

Don’t be like everyone else

A lesson in individuality straight from the heart and example of Mary.

Make an Advent resolution to start being brave about everything

It's a great time of year to remember that obstacles don't have to hold you back when you know where to find your strength.

6 ways to tune out distraction & be more attentive

The vast majority of us aren’t able to drop everything and live in the silence of a monastery, but we can still learn to be more attentive in our daily lives.

What to do when the world laughs at you

Being mocked for doing good is actually a blessing in disguise.

Faith is not your ticket to happiness—but something much better

The goal of faith isn’t what we get out of it, but what we are able to give because of it.

Why you should have friendships that make you uncomfortable

Retreating into our ghettos of like-minded friends is the easy thing to do, but it's also the most divisive.

What does ‘being good’ actually mean?

Spiritual growth isn't about appearances, but being honest with ourselves.