"I remember going to a little grocery stand with my mother," says Pete Shilaimon. "...My mom was wearing a cross around her neck, and somehow it slipped out from her collar so that the storekeeper could
CAN A CATHOLIC VOTE FOR BERNIE SANDERS? That question has been bouncing around on the Internet recently, with no clear consensus emerging. Marc Barnes says yes, albeit dejectedly. Barnes explores the issues in some depth on
When the Holy Father celebrated Mass at the Venustiano Carranza Stadium, in the drug-infested area of Morelia, one image which caught my attention was of a beautiful Madonna robed in blue. She was a serene presence, standing
I didn't realize, when I first began watching the Masses and appearances of Pope Francis' visit to Mexico, just how much the vibrant colors and rich florals would enhance the worship. I didn't at first
Reflections on Faith, Family, and the Future of America
“Seasons of Grace” is a letter from my heart. From faith to family, from technology to travel, I’ll be touching on these topics and more—to quote an old and dear friend—through the lens of Scripture and the vantage point of my Catholic Faith. I look forward to talking with you!
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Kathy Schiffer is a correspondent and blogger for the National Catholic Register. Her freelance articles have appeared in Aleteia, Zenit, the Michigan Catholic, Legatus Magazine, and other Catholic publications. She’s worked for Catholic and Christian ministries since 1988, as radio producer, director of special events and media relations coordinator. Kathy and her husband, Deacon Jerry Schiffer, have three adult children.