I plead with you--never, ever give up on hope, never doubt, never tire, and never become discouraged. Be not afraid. (Pope Saint John Paul II, +2005)

Editor's Corner

The Passion of Saint Paul of the Cross

There are two options today for saints - the first are the 'North American Martyrs', also called the Canadian Martyrs, but who most accurately...

Luke, Evangelist, Physician, Artist

Saint Luke (+84), the author of the third Gospel - and also, as our Tradition has it, of the Acts of the Apostles, was...

The Limits of Science and Moral Freedom

If there is one thing that is omnipresent in empirical research, it is doubt. This line has always stuck with me, from a methodology textbook...

Saint Hedwig of Silesia: Poland’s Crown and Glory

It's a special day for the Polish, as one of their patrons is celebrated, at least here in Canada, on this day - normally,...

Teresa’s True Concept of What a Friend We Have in Jesus

On this, the 'ides' of October, the fifteenth, mid-month, we celebrate the great mystic and doctor of the Church, Teresa of Avila (+1582) who,...

Nota in Brevis

Callixtus and Hippolytus in Sardinia

This is the memorial of Saint Callixtus, (+222-223), a reformed slave who seems to have lived a rather dissolute and rebellious life in youth,...

An Open Letter to the President of the University of Guelph

Dr. Byram W. Bridle, PhD, who is Associate Professor of Viral Immunology, Department of Pathobiology at the University of Guelph has, in his own...

Signs of the Times, September 29th

Have confidence in the Lord with all thy heart, and lean not upon thy own prudence. In all thy ways think on him, and...

Signs of the Times, September 27th

He answered them, "When it is evening, you say, `It will be fair weather; for the sky is red.' And in the morning, `It...

Signs of the Times, September 25th

He answered them, "When it is evening, you say, `It will be fair weather; for the sky is red.' And in the morning, `It...