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How to Not Be a Workaholic, According to St. Joseph the Worker

By Joseph Pronechen | Three years ago, Zachary Morgan was working between 80 and 110 hours a week. At the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, he facilitated the marriage program at the Cathedral...

How the Big Easy Celebrates St. Joseph

By Perry West/CNA | NEW ORLEANS— Catholic culture is everywhere in New Orleans. Mardi Gras is the city’s defining celebration. The city’s cathedral is one of its most well-known landmarks. And in the days...

How Did Cain Find A Wife, Does Christ’s Church Need to Be Restored, Sacred Music, and More!

By Tito Edwards | How Did Cain Find A Wife? ☩ Kosloski at Aleteia +1 Does Christ’s Church Need to Be ‘Restored’? ☩ Douglas M. Beaumont at Catholic Answers Magazine +1 Keep Sacred Music Sacred ☩ K.E....

Revolutionary War Hero Ethan Allen's Daughter Became a Nun After an Apparition of St. Joseph

By Stephanie Mann | Sister Frances Margaret (Fanny) Allen of the Religious Hospitallers of St. Joseph died on Sept. 10, 1819 in Montreal at the Hotel-Dieu, the hospital and convent founded by Venerable Jerome Le Royer, Venerable...

Was Saint Joseph Happy?

By John Clark | Saint Joseph, husband to Mary and foster father to Jesus, is the patron saint of a happy death. Perhaps especially for Catholic husbands and fathers, St. Joseph should also be our model for a happy life. The...

Mixed Reviews for History Channel's New Lenten Series ‘Jesus: His Life’

By Kathy Schiffer | First let me say something positive: I like the visuals in the History Channel’s new eight-part Lenten series, Jesus: His Life. The acting is professional; the setting is authentically “Middle Eastern...

Pew: Evangelical Support For Trump Higher Than Catholics

By Matthew Archbold | Evangelical approval of Trump remains high, according to new polling from Pew Research Center, but other religious groups, such as Catholics aren't as supportive. Why? That's a question worth asking but...

Believing the Strangest Things, Loving the Alien

By Joseph Pearce | Look out at your children See their faces in golden rays Don't kid yourself they belong to you They're the start of a coming race … Homo Sapiens have outgrown their use All the strangers came today And it...

Islam and Violence: Actually, It’s Complicated

By Steven D. Greydanus | When it comes to Islam and violence, there are main two bumper-sticker schools of thought. One is the irenic line popularized by the George W. Bush administration:...

California’s Concern for ‘Innocent Humans’ Excludes the Unborn

By Janet Morana | California is on the right track where the death penalty is concerned. Gov. Gavin Newsom’s recent announcement that there will be a moratorium on executions was certainly good news for the 737 people currently...