From the archives: An interview with the author of “The Saint Who Would Be Santa Claus: The True Life and Trials of Nicholas of Myra”
Catholics to pledge to put time aside for prayer, together as a family, and share how they are preparing spiritually this advent season.
These new books help us to prepare for the Advent and Christmas seasons.
The Church offers a variety of prayer forms and spiritual practices to deepen our faith during these holy seasons.
St. Nicholas is a model of faith-in action worth emulating as we prepare for the Christmas season.
Gatherings during these seasons will be different — the pandemic especially reminds us to be watchful and sacrifice for the needs of our community.
During Advent, we pray about our call to be disciples. But what does “discipleship” mean?
In his homily, Pope Francis said the two key phrases for the Advent season were God’s closeness and people’s vigilance against indifference and mediocrity.