Archive for December 4, 2022


By Katie Yoder

The hidden message in ancient ‘O Antiphons’ of Advent

An emeritus Texas bishop is highlighting an Advent message hidden in the O Antiphons — prayers that are said in... Read more

A bridge over the Mississippi River near St. Louis?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

The mighty Mississippi was once named ‘River of the Immaculate Conception.’ Here’s why

“Immaculate” is not a word most people would use to describe the Mississippi River’s famously muddy waters. But Father Jacques... Read more

Pope Francis gives his Angelus address on Dec. 26, 2021.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis: It’s never too late to begin again

“Let us not let this Advent go by like days on the calendar, because this is a moment of grace,”... Read more


By Joe Bukuras

Catholic student center in Nebraska receives shooting threat, signed ‘Jane’s Revenge’

A Catholic campus ministry center at the University of Nebraska received a death threat Saturday morning in a note signed... Read more