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.
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.
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.
The episode of Samson and the Gate of Gaza is a lesser known story but one that points to Christ.
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.
Most Catholics miss the symbolisms built into the mass. Listed in this article are some of those symbols in words, objects, and gestures.
When Jesus comes calling for Peter after the Resurrection, he goes as a changed man. It is a model we can follow to begin anew with Christ.
The Holy Family is presented to us as the model for every Christian family. This reflection seeks to find out what quality of the Holy Family we are asked to emulate.
How do Catholics come to believe that Mary is Queen? This article looks at Jewish customs and traditions we can find in the Bible to answer this question.
We celebrate the dedication of St. Mary Major Basilica on August 5 as a reminder that Jesus is God.