St. Anselm, Doctor of the Church

stained glass of St. Anselm

This scholarly Italian youth wanted to become a monk, but his father’s disapproval pushed him to a secular life that he later described as dissipated.


The fruit of detachment

clouds

Lately, I’ve been praying through the book “Searching for and Maintaining Peace” by Father Jacques Philippe.


Sharing abundantly

stack of cookies

Every morning, as we wait in the drop-off line at school, my daughter Rose and I share a pack of Belvita breakfast cookies.


Pandemic parenting requires families to adapt to new narratives

family at beach

Is it just me or does every mother feel as if we are just winging it? 


The triumph of the cross: The hope of Holy Week

The Small crucifixion

In his passion, Jesus’ sufferings were unequaled.