Prayer

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.

‘Contemplation’: how this form of prayer led me to a different kind of peace

As I began practicing contemplative prayer to deal with my postpartum depression, I realized I didn’t need a discipline that…

The miraculous life of Gianna Masciantonio, a little girl kissed by the Pope

It's a miracle that she survived long enough to be born, and now the baby who has defied all the odds is turning two.

Called to World Youth Day: 5 testimonials of discovery & faith (VIDEO)

Our exclusive video follows five young men and women on an extraordinary journey.

Meticulously restored St. Patrick’s Cathedral in all its glory (PHOTOS)

The altar gleams. The black-and-white-checked marble floors shimmer. Three years and $175 million later, St. Patrick's Cathedral is restored to its original glory and remains…

Thoughts & prayers for the victims of the Nice attack

At least 10 of the victims in Nice were young children and babies, including one American boy, which only heightens the tragedy of this senseless attack.

How being an Army wife changed the things I pray for

How I learned to see the Army's "no" as God's "something better."

Responding to horror with humanity

The Pope's statement in the wake of the Orlando tragedy once again comforts us and reminds us of the power of prayer.

The big difference a little picture of the Sacred Heart can make

Spirituality doesn’t have to be an elaborate, long prayer. It can be as simple as seeing the face of God on the way out the…

Why Trinity Sunday matters

Three Gods in One is hard to comprehend, but the beauty and graces that flow from this belief are staggering.

Praying to play

The power of prayer has been credited with helping an underdog English soccer team win the most prestigious award of the season. This long-known tactic is used by many U.S. teams and athletes too, creating positive role-models for sports fans everywhere.

The daily prayer that can change your life

How an ancient spiritual practice called the Daily Examen can transform your busy days.

The power of childhood prayer

The prayers we learn as kids often stick with us into adulthood, to shore up our souls when we need comfort the most.

Walking in circles

The spiritual practice of walking a labyrinth can heal your soul.

Prayers for Brussels

As the world mourns and offers support to those affected by today's attacks in Belgium, many turn to prayer as a uniting force.