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      Wood heat

      Heating a house with skids has always seemed like a good idea to me, since these are free for the asking at almost every...

      St. James the Greater

      Our September artist Andrew Wilson Smith is a freelance sculptor and stone carver, working in a variety of media including cast bronze, plaster, and...

      St. Therese

      Our October artist Sheila Diemert is an artist living and working in Kitchener, Ontario. She enjoys creating art that is uplifting and positive and...

      Found money

      I am always trying to forget what I know—and to find what I don’t know. - G. K. ChestertonWhen I drive home from work,...

      Don’t be nice: speak the truth in love

      When I ask my First Communion class to give examples of how to live as a child of God, I can always count on...

      Catholic faith and morals: why I said “no” to World Vision

      I was excited when I read the email. World Vision Canada wanted to know if I would be interested in reviewing a new book...

      Be not a bison

      A few weeks ago, as my family drove through South Dakota, we spotted a small herd of bison in a cramped, muddy pen. It...

      Typhoon Haiyan, indomitabale Filipinos and why we are all connected

      I can't fathom the severity of the devastation in the predominantly central region of the Philippines as I watch the news coverage from my...

      Vatican releases survey on faith and doctrine: world says Church is now democracy

      The Vatican just released a survey asking for parish-level input on next year's Synod on Faith and Family.The questionnaire has been sent to all Catholic parishes;...

      Can a woman be confident AND vulnerable?

      The other day, one of our students sent me an article. While I nearly poked my eyes out over the vulgarity of the writing,...