Category: Essays

Fathers, Sons, and Brothers

19 Apr. 19 Aug. 19 Dec. Let the younger brethren, then, reverence their elders, and the elder love the younger. In calling each other by...

Mary Always Present in the Church

Again and Again It seems to me that with every passing year, the Gospel of the First Sunday of Advent (Luke 14:26–33) becomes more actual,...

Ballasts in Peter’s storm–tossed bark

Maria Fortunata Viti: A Nearly–Forgotten Benedictine Blessed Today is the feast of a now nearly–forgotten Benedictine Blessed: Maria Fortunata Viti. Back in October 1967, at...