Rather than regard the rosary as a “sword,” we might indeed look to Mary rather as a model to ponder these things in our hearts, and in praying the rosary, as our catechism suggests, “meditate on the mysteries of Christ.” Friday, February 17, 2017
In the 1970s, Immaculate Heart Catholic School on North Williams Avenue was more than 90 percent African-American. Many were non-Catholic but nonetheless it served as a great witness to the Catholic commitment to racial equality. Thursday, February 16, 2017
His leadership, his spirit, his energy, his gentle manner, his firm guidance, his deep and robust laughter, and his lifetime commitment to justice and peace have inspired so many people over the years. Wednesday, February 15, 2017
“Conservative” does not mean “rigid” or “old-fashioned” as many like to characterize. The word designates the necessity of conserving liberty and freedom for each and every American. Wednesday, February 1, 2017
In a city as dangerous as Chicago, Father Pfleger is a diamond in the rough. He clearly embodies those characteristics of a pastor that Pope Francis so frequently talks about. Saturday, December 31, 2016
Has anyone else found the Sentinel to be a more compelling read of late? For years, I’ve spent 10 minutes leafing through the Sentinel every two weeks. Lately, I find I read more articles in the Sentinel and always look forward to the next issue. Monday, December 19, 2016
Most of us, outside of party affiliation pull, prayed for a gentle ending to this two-year nasty presidential race, which was shameful with regard to the behavior of the contestants, their advisors and some of their followers.