1. Advent and the Angelus

    Jared Dees of Ave Maria Press writes about the power of the Angelus as a devotion intended to prepare us to celebrate feast of Christmas.


  2. The Virgin of Guadalupe and the Season of Advent

    For some Christian people throughout the world, especially Mexican and Mexican-American Christians, December 12, of course, is the celebration of the Virgin Mary of Guadalupe. The feast commemorates her December 9–12, 1531 appearan...

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  3. A Dogma of Consent

    The dogma of the Immaculate Conception is a doctrine that continually mystifies me. Each year as December 8th rolls around, I annually struggle to understand what exactly is so significant here that elevates this feast to a holy day of o...

    1200 Px Immaculate Conception Zurbaran

  4. The Problem of Experience

    What happens when experience is treated as an end unto itself? Madeline Running thinks about how young people might properly understand experience in college.