Take 5 with Father: Mass is a beautiful thing

Father Michael Greco

Meet Fr. Michael Greco, adjutant judicial vicar of the Tribunal, who is edified by the people he serves. When the faithful show up for the sacraments, it’s evidence of  “God’s spirit at work in the world. God has touched their lives and inspired faith in them and inspired them to want to come and be joined together with other people of faith to serve God.”

There's more to life: pro-life ministries debunk the pro-birth myth

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Pro-birther. Like most labels, it’s incomplete at best. 

The more days the merrier: Celebrating the 12 days of Christmas

lady looks at Christmas card

This year, hand on heart, I saw Christmas decorations for sale on October 1. 

Calculating the Date of the Nativity of Our Lord

“Quando Christus natus erat de Beatissima Maria Virgine?” asked several Christian historians and theologians living in the Roman Empire during the first 300 years of the Christian era. Over the centuries many Christians still ask: “When was Christ born of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary?”

Frankincense's future: Ancient gift endangered, risks depletion


VATICAN CITY (CNS) — The Gospel of Matthew never details how many Magi came from "the East," but it makes it clear they traveled to pay homage to "the newborn king of the Jews" and "offered him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh."