The Most Wonderful Time: A Twelve Day Gift to Our Readers

There are many popular tunes this time of year. It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year is a pretty catchy tune, and as I sat to write these words, that song popped into my head. Because, as we await the celebration and festivities of Jesus' birth, it truly can be the most wonderful time of …

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Hope from the Holy Spirit

" . . . hope does not disappoint us, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us." ~ Romans 5:5 We make the monthly schedule for Everyday Ediths at the beginning of the year, but the Holy Spirit must be at work in our choice …

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The Double-Edged Sword of Hope: Exploring the Role of Hope in Our Lives

Section 2090 in the Catechism of the Catholic Church writes, When God reveals Himself and calls him, man cannot fully respond to the divine love by his own powers. He must hope that God will give him the capacity to love Him in return and to act in conformity with the commandments of charity. Hope …

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