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All over the world, Christmas celebrations reflect local culture and traditions, but they all center on celebrating the birth of Jesus

December 09 2017 | by

DEAR FRIENDS, none of us can deny that this endless trail of deadly terrorist attacks throughout the world is sending shock waves into our daily lives.

September 01 2016 | by

A WOMAN recently wrote to an advice columnist relating how she met her husband. At the time, the woman was only 14 and given the honor of reading from the Bible during an Easter service. At...

May 02 2016 | by

DEAR FRIAR RICK: I have noticed that in the last few years more and more Catholic media outlets are broadcasting or posting on the web recordings of rosary prayers, novenas and other types of...

February 25 2016 | by

AT THE BEGINNING of each New Year, we naturally think about the future. However, in these highly uncertain times, it is all too easy to be overwhelmed by fear and anxiety for our future and that of...

December 23 2015 | by