Buoyed Up By the Rosary

Mary was very perplexing to me before I became a Catholic. She was like some unnamed bird that I could not see and did not…

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In Difficult Times

Lord, we see our neighbors hurting as they lose their jobs to layoffs and plant closings and their homes to foreclosure. We pray that in…

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Quiet in the Librarian

For my first few years as a librarian, I felt richly rewarded, a shining star of helpfulness. In a nutshell, I get paid to give…

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YouCat, a Compelling New Way of Approaching the Catechism

When you think of a good read, the Catechism of the Catholic Church probably doesn’t come to mind. That’s why YouCat is exciting — it presents the Catechism in a compelling and engaging way. YouCat is the official new “Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church.” But its potential value goes well beyond this definition.

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