Saint John Bosco
Posted by Erin Butler on 02/2/2018

As we wrap up Catholic Schools Week, we’d like to highlight some of the saints who have had the biggest impact on Catholic education. These 6 individuals were fiercely dedicated to accessible education for all people, especially those who were most needy. The following saints (and one blessed) were wonderful examples of using their God-given gifts to reach out to all of God’s children.

Catholic Classroom: What is unique about Catholic schools?
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/29/2018
Question: What is unique about a Catholic education?

Saint Paul writing
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/26/2018

Today, we celebrate the feast of Saints Timothy and Titus, two bishops of the early Church who worked closely with St. Paul. Often, Paul is described as the spiritual father of Timothy and Titus. He guided them in their missions forming the early Church and profoundly influenced their own faith lives. Thanks to the collaboration of Paul, Timothy, and Titus, the early Church had a strong foundation in the geographical areas they evangelized.

A family around a table
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/24/2018
by Jay Fadden

Catholic Classroom: Why do fetuses deserve legal protection?
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/22/2018
Question: Why do fetuses deserve legal protection?

A sign reaidng "Help her be brave"
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/19/2018

1. "Love them both"

2. "#LIFESQUAD"

A child holds a sign reading "I am the pro-life generation"
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/18/2018

An empty chair alone in a room
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/17/2018
by Jay Fadden

I have often written about loneliness over the years. I once had a conversation with my good friend, Father Frank McFarland, and he told me of all the letters he had received from people talking about being lonely. They talked about how hurt they were and spoke of a pain that was difficult to alleviate. I thought about that conversation a great deal, and that is why I began to write about the subject.

Catholic Classroom: What can Catholics learn from Dr. King?
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/15/2018
Question: What lessons can Catholics learn from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.?

Illustration of Jesus healing the paralytic
Posted by Erin Butler on 01/12/2018

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