A Summer of Saints

A Summer of Saints

By Susan Ciancio Summer is almost upon us! No school. No CCE. Lots of relaxation. But just because school is out doesn’t mean education—especially pro-life education—has to stop! In fact, pro-life education should be a lifelong journey. Children need role models who...
5 Ways to Trust Like St. Peregrine

5 Ways to Trust Like St. Peregrine

By Susan Ciancio Saturday is the feast of St. Peregrine. St. Peregrine is known as the patron of those with cancer, but also the patron of those with other illnesses as well. His is a beautiful story of faith and of putting trust in the Lord. St. Peregrine Laziosi was...
If We All Just Stood Up

If We All Just Stood Up

By Susan Ciancio I watched the judge read the verdict in the Derek Chauvin murder trial on Tuesday, and I kept thinking to myself, If only he had just stood up. I couldn’t get that phrase out of my head: If only he had just stood up. How different things would be in...
‘Man Oh Man!’ Getting Excited for Our Faith

‘Man Oh Man!’ Getting Excited for Our Faith

By Susan Ciancio Don’t you just love people who exude excitement? They make you smile. They make you happy! They even make you excited. Why? Because excitement is contagious. Those of us listening to the Bible in a Year podcast with Fr. Mike Schmitz know this feeling...