Sorrow can be alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine. (Saint Thomas Aquinas, Dominican priest, +1274)

When once men recognize, both in private and in public life, that Christ is King, society will at last receive the great blessings of...

Saint Joseph was a just man, a tireless worker, the upright guardian of those entrusted to his care. May he always guard, protect and...

Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire. (Saint Catherine of Siena, +1380)

...a watchman always takes up his position on the heights so that he can see from a distance whatever approaches. Likewise whoever is appointed...

Stat crux dum volvitur orbis - The Cross stands as the world turns

The New Testament writers speak as if Christ's achievement in rising from the dead was the first event of its kind in the whole...

To attain holiness, then, we must not only pattern our lives on Christ’s by being gentle, humble and patient, we must also imitate him...

Leisure is only possible when we are at one with ourselves. We tend to overwork as a means of self-escape, as a way of...

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.  (Edmund Hilary, born July 20, 1919)