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Spanish bishops say that Zen meditation and mindfulness movement are not Christian prayer

The Spanish bishops’ conference said that the “mindfulness” movement and other eastern meditation techniques cannot be considered a “properly Christian”... Read more

Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square March 20, 2019.

Pope Francis tells Catholics not to abuse God's mercy

The mercy of God is not an invitation to “spiritual laziness,” but requires a sincere and prompt response from those... Read more

The dangers of spiritualizing your psychological problems

Maria had been struggling with some depressive and anxious thoughts for a while, although at the time, she didn’t recognize... Read more

Mother Teresa in 1980.

Mother Teresa 'radically loved her neighbor'

Mother Teresa didn't try to solve all of the world's problems: she simply lived her life in radical service and... Read more

Pope Benedict XVI.

Pope Benedict thanks God for 'dark nights' in his life

Pope Benedict XVI has revealed to his closest collaborators in the Sacred College of Cardinals how the “dark nights” of... Read more