Prayer

Why I need to believe in guardian angels on earth

A simple childhood prayer taught me how to reconcile faith in angels with living in a less-than-angelic world.

Drowned toddler recovers after miraculous response to prayers

As we pray for the niece of Britney Spears this week, we thought of the Loboda family story, proving that sometimes prayer is truly a…

A prayer for the mothers and children of Aleppo

When my own crying is done and my donations have been pledged, I can only pray.

Seeing children pray out loud in school changed me

Prayer, especially those said out loud together, is something that should never be pushed to the side, no matter how busy we are.

Our 5 most popular pins for prayer & peace of mind

Our most popular prayers and mindfulness practices that are helping women find peace and reflection.

3 Advent rituals to embrace the season

If we let it, Advent can become a time of intense encounter with God as we condition our hearts to be open to his coming in all forms.

Mindfulness & prayer were the missing links in my fertility struggle

If you’re like me and wondering if 'mindfulness' is a little too alternative for a person who is also a practicing Christian, hang with me…

A nightly ‘examen’ to help you become a better wife

This simple spiritual practice changed my marriage. And it's not just for wives: husbands take note!

Does prayer really heal the sick or is it a waste of time?

Michael Bublé has recently asked for prayers for his cancer-stricken son, Noah, causing us to ask, what do the mass appeals really do?

5 short prayers for stressful moments

If you are anxious today or any day, try reciting these prayers to help put your mind at ease.

11 quotes you can share to honor Veterans Day

Wise words on peace, prayer, and patriotism as we remember the heroes of the past and honor the veterans of today. Pin these quotes from Churchill, Pope Francis, Einstein, Maya Angelou and more.

3 modern Beatitudes (aka blessings) to make sense of our troubled times

Three of Pope Francis' 6 new Beatitudes helped me look at people different from me in a whole new way.

Baseball, All Saints’ Day, and the connection between the living & the dead

November first is All Saints' Day—and Day 6 of the World Series. Is it possible that fans both living and…

15 beautiful quotes to help you ponder Mary

During this special month dedicated to Mary and her Rosary, these words remind us of how much she means to so many people—Christians and non-Christians alike.

Should you vote for Trump, Clinton or someone else? Your conscience has the answer

When in doubt, reflect and go with your heart, Pope Francis tells disenchanted American voters everywhere.