During the week of Jan. 22, young people from all around the world will travel to Panama to celebrate World Youth Day with Pope Francis. It is a time of great joy and presents an oppor-tunity to meditate on the Pope’s intention for this month, “That young people, especially in Latin America, follow the example

In the first step of the “Way of the Heart,” the spiritual pathway of the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, we reflect on the fundamental truth that, “In the beginning there was Love.” When God created the world, he had us in mind. Creation was not merely an exercise in his might and dominance, but principally

The world ushers in a new year each January, so named after the Latin word for “door”: we stand on the threshold of another Year of Our Lord. It is the world’s new year; as a Church we’ve already celebrated the new liturgical year with the First Sunday of Advent, a season in which we