When John and I started dating, I remember telling him about my best friends. Each time I told him of another one of my “best friends,” he’d laugh and say, “Just how many ‘best friends’ can one person have?”
When you think about it, the term “best friend” is really arbitrary. If the term is defined by who one is closest to, for me at least,...
This Holy Week, we are called to reflect on the way God loves us. He sent his only Son to die for our sins… that’s a powerful love! Paragraph 1613 of the Catechism asserts that Christian marriages are to be “efficacious signs” of Christ’s love for His Church. Married couples should resemble the way Christ loved his Church through their love and devotion towards each...
by Mary Walker
One of my favorite stories in the Bible is when Mary finds out she’s pregnant with Jesus, she goes to see her cousin, Elizabeth. She joyfully tells her the good news and Elizabeth, “filled with the Holy Spirit, cried out with a loud voice and said, “most blessed are you among women and blessed is the fruit of your womb” Mary responded with the Magnificat, in my opinion, one...