• Summer is a time for vacationing and relaxing in the warmth of sunshine and outdoor beauty. My personal favorite summertime place is Nantakset Beach in Hull, Mass. I grew up going to...

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  • More than 280 young people from 109 countries are set to take part in a post-synod Youth Forum June 19-22 at a retreat center, just south of Rome. 

    Jesuit Father Giacomo Costa speaks during the post-synod Youth Forum at the Vatican June, 19, 2019. (CNS photo courtesy of the Dicastery for Laity, the Family and Life)

    Jesuit Father Giacomo Costa speaks during the post-synod Youth Forum at the Vatican June, 19, 2019. (CNS photo courtesy of the Dicastery for Laity, the Family and Life)

  • Our lives are full of questions. Where am I going? Is this all there is? Why am I here? Many spend their days searching for answers to these and many more of life’s big questions.

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    Deacon Jonathan Schott recesses out of Sacred Heart Cathedral at the end of the Deacon Ordination Mass May 25. (Courier photo by Jeff Witherow)

    Deacon Jonathan Schott recesses out of Sacred Heart Cathedral at the end of the Deacon Ordination Mass May 25. (Courier photo by Jeff Witherow)