Feast of the Guardian Angels

The Church teaches us that we each have a guardian angel. This article explains what they are and how we can have a relationship with them.

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Our Lady of Sorrows

We ponder why Mary, conceived without sin and remained sinless all her life, had to suffer if suffering is a punishment for sin. The answer is tied to why we celebrate this feast.

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The Most Holy Name of Mary

We celebrate the Holy name of Mary because it evokes scenes from Scripture: the wedding of Naomi, and the lovers in the Song of Songs.

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Mary the Morning Star

Since God created the cosmos to show his glory, early Christians have used it speak about Christ and his mother. This article will explore why we call Mary the Morning Star.

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Why the Assumption is Important

Some Catholics know what the Assumption is, and even less know why it is important. This article explains a little bit of what the Assumption is and why it is important to us.

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How Samson and the Gate of Gaza foreshadow Christ and the cross

The episode of Samson and the Gate of Gaza is a lesser known story but one that points to Christ.

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Mary Mother of the Church

One of Mary's titles is Mother of the Church. Since she did not give birth to the Church, we should understand why she is given this title.

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