Norbertine Fathers in California launch digital Advent calendar

Norbertine Fathers in California launch digital Advent calendar

CNA—A religious order in southern California is kicking off Advent with a digital calendar that allows Catholics to go more in-depth as they prepare for the Christmas season. The virtual calendar was launched on the first Sunday of Advent by the priests of the Norbertine order from St. Michael’s Abbey in Orange County, California. The…
Our Patient and Indulgent Mother Church

Our Patient and Indulgent Mother Church

Crisis—A few decades ago, I had lunch with Daniel Carroll in Howard County, Maryland, during which he used a pop-up toaster in his grand dining room, which was hung with ancestral portraits. There were many such portraits, for Dan was a direct descendant of the only Catholic signer of the Declaration of Independence, Charles Carroll…
Millennial-to-Millennial Evangelization

Millennial-to-Millennial Evangelization

Steve Lewis isn’t a big name. Not even on your radar. He is a missionary.  But you won’t find him on the streets of an inner city or Third World country.  He’s not even a monk!  Yet he’s doing great missionary work in most unlikely of places: YouTube.  A 30-year-old, fully engaged, fully faithful young…