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Jesus awaits me May 15th, 2019 - STAMFORD—The alarm goes off at 1:30 am. After a moment of bewilderment, my mind clears with the…

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Beauty breaks forth amongst the ordinary April 16th, 2019 - I sat in the hospital waiting room, waiting for inspiration. Well really, I was waiting for my…

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“This person knows God.” April 10th, 2019 - “Go to Father Check – tell him I sent you. St. John Fisher Seminary – in Stamford.…

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Passing the Faith to the Next Generation April 3rd, 2019 - As a baptized Christian and Roman Catholic taught to read the Word of God by my Mom,…

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Remembering Fr. John Baran March 27th, 2019 - Once when Winston Churchill was told that journalists were declaring that by the year 2100, women would…

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God’s Timing is Perfect March 21st, 2019 - “I’m not leaving.” I sat beside my brother’s hospital bed. My husband frowned. “What?” he said. “Nobody…

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Political views can divide us as Catholics March 14th, 2019 - I’m doing a novena for Democrats and Republicans. For Catholic Democrats and Republicans. (And Independents, too, of…

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Food Fast Helps Fight Against Hunger March 6th, 2019 - NORWALK—On Saturday, February 23, St. Philip Church, in collaboration with local parishes andCatholic Relief Services, held its…

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The Earth Reflects His Glory February 28th, 2019 - If you know me, you know I love to be outside. I could walk for hours just…

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Repeat After Me February 14th, 2019 - I know I am getting older.  Most days I don’t feel it, but there are markers in…

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“I will bring you to high places, just follow me” February 5th, 2019 - It was Friday, May 19th, 2017. I had recently found out I was pregnant and because of…

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Discipleship is hard, and so is a wedding engagement January 30th, 2019 - It’s hard to believe that on January 27 we will celebrate one year of being engaged. Both…

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There is no power but service and charity January 24th, 2019 - I am sitting in the basement of the poorest parish in the diocese, Blessed Sacrament on Union…

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New Year’s resolutions to come and see January 17th, 2019 - Champagne glasses in hand, my friends and I went around the table asking what each other’s New…

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Unity Between the Law and the Spirit January 8th, 2019 - Another theme that Father Cantalemessa developed in his talks at the bishops’ retreat was the unity that…

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Serving God and His Church January 3rd, 2019 - When I first began to discern my call to the diaconate several years ago, I knew that…

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A Profound Sense of Peace December 21st, 2018 - I looked on in nervous excitement as the two travelers in front of me laid down and…

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The Lord will provide December 18th, 2018 - The young adult bible study I am attending at St. John’s in Stamford has been eye-opening. We…

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A Splash of Color in the Desert December 12th, 2018 - As it is written in the book of the words of the prophet Isaiah: ‘A voice of…

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Waiting in Joyful Hope December 5th, 2018 - I have a particular devotion to St. Andrew, the Apostle. Being the brother of Peter, he often…

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Discerning A Call In Spiritual Direction November 27th, 2018 - All that we do within our families, at our jobs, or within our parish ministries, begins with…

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Thanksgiving with Martha and Mary November 19th, 2018 - A common question that runs in Chrisitan circles is: “Are you a Martha or a Mary?” I…

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Exchanging Gifts With The Lord November 14th, 2018 - Those of us who are focused on spending eternity with God in heaven realize the importance of…

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The Diaconate – It’s a Wonderful Life November 6th, 2018 - My life changed forever in 1999 during the midst of a successful executive career and while Jeanne…

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A Time and a Place for Remembrance November 1st, 2018 - “There’s a cemetery in my backyard!” was a typical anecdote I would tell my peers growing up.…

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