Category: Family

How to Pray With and For Your Teens

How to Pray With and For Your Teens

Fortunately, there are some built in places to begin to tuck in extra prayer when words may not be the easiest means of communication between you and your high school/college-aged offspring.

The Catholic Origins of Halloween

The Catholic Origins of Halloween

The origins of Halloween are, in fact, very Christian and rather American. Halloween falls on October 31 because of a pope, and its observances are the result of medieval Catholic piety.

C.S. Lewis’ 5 Writing Tips to a Child

C.S. Lewis’ 5 Writing Tips to a Child

In 1956, C.S. Lewis responded to a letter from a little girl named Joan, who had apparently sent him a sample of her own descriptive writing. Lewis took the opportunity to praise her style,...

Male and Female He Created and Redeemed Them

Male and Female He Created and Redeemed Them

The Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary help us to see the ultimate completion and destiny of this humanity we all share. BY FR. DWIGHT LONGENECKER I got involved in an interesting discussion the other...