2017-05_LT-FidgetSpinner

I Need a Fidget Spinner for my Spirituality: Combating Distractions in Prayer

Most days, though, I cannot make my intention — focused, deep, persistent prayer — match reality — a holy hour where I spend 58 minutes thinking about those fried cheese curds from Wisconsin.

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Discerning Media: What You Watch Matters

Whether we like to admit it or not, the things we expose ourselves to in media can affect the way we think and act; so it’s important that we, as Christians, expose ourselves to messages that will help us on our journey to virtue and holiness.

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Please Stop Trash-Talking Yourself

All of us, at some time or another, struggle with an inner voice that is critical, negative and even harsh.

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Why Praying Matters Even When You Can’t Feel God

I doubted that God loved me because I didn’t feel anything in prayer, so my prayer became little more than seeking out the right emotions. But getting the right feelings wasn’t what I needed.

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2017-06_LT-WorldlyFriends

Witnessing to a World that is Waiting

I believe that the best feeling in the world is getting some good news to distract you from studying. One time in college, while studying with some friends, we’d reached a point where we were spending more time on our phones than our upcoming test and I got a text […]

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Your Virginity is Not a Trophy

Our goodness rests in our identity as daughters of God. We are good because we are desired by God. We are good because we are loved by God. And He loves us, not because of anything we will ever do, but because we have been created by Him and He desires us.

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Catholic Products You Need This Summer

Here are some of our favorite Catholic products you need to build up your summer wardrobe and reading list.

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Food for Body & Soul: Honoring God by How You Eat

When we nourish our bodies with good food, we are affirming the dignity we have as children of God and preparing ourselves to carry out the work of God here on Earth.

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Seeing Beyond the Poop: Mary’s Perfect Love

These images of Mary that peer in from the stained glass windows and stand stoically as a statue in the corner are indeed accurate and true. But, what we see is only the exterior.

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Staying Holy: A Summer Game Plan

Whatever your story, it’s crucial that a break from school doesn’t turn into a break from God.

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