Keeping the faith at college

I remember walking across the campus that Sunday morning, asking God to forgive me for what I was about to do. I had been wrestling with my conscience and praying for courage ever since leaving Mass at St. Thomas Aquinas chapel. But, alas,…

St. Hildegard

St. Hildegard Feast Day: September 17 A fragile girl who received the habit when she was only fifteen, no one would have guessed that Hildegard would blossom into an adept religious with accomplishments in music, medicine, natural…

St. Gregory the Great

St. Gregory the Great Feast Day: September 3 When the Tiber River burst its banks in 589, the raging floodwaters thoroughly destroyed the grain and food stores of Rome. As a direct result of the catastrophe, the plague easily swept…