Modeling Our Lives After St. Gerard Majella

Modeling Our Lives After St. Gerard Majella

By Susan Ciancio We often pray to discern the will of God, but do we teach our children to do so? Today is the Feast of St. Gerard Majella—a wonderful saint who is a model of obedience, virtue, and piety. His life is a great example for us and our children of how to...
Give Your Students a Free Pro-Life Education

Give Your Students a Free Pro-Life Education

By Susan Ciancio Life as we know it has changed drastically over the past few weeks. We’re in quarantine. We’re isolated from friends and extended family. Shopping is an ordeal. The kids are home. And everywhere we turn, we see distressing news reports that make us...
St. Joseph, Family, and the Culture of Life

St. Joseph, Family, and the Culture of Life

By Susan Ciancio Today we celebrate the feast day of one of the most important men in Catholic history—a man who has no recorded words in the Bible but whose actions speak louder than any words ever could. Today we celebrate St. Joseph, the foster father of Jesus. We...
Celebrating Sibling Saints: Jacinta and Francisco Marto

Celebrating Sibling Saints: Jacinta and Francisco Marto

By Susan Ciancio and Catherine Daub “Why doesn’t Our Blessed Lady show hell to sinners? If they could see it, they would never commit any more sins.” – Jacinta Marto On May 13, 1917, three Portuguese children who lived near a town called Fatima were blessed with the...