Recommended Picture Books for Children By Edward and Beth Sri Filling our children’s souls with good stories plays a key role in their formation. The kinds of stories our children encounter shape their minds, imagination, and vision of the world. Being discerning...
Most of us did not grow up with specific training in the virtues. We learned the alphabet and multiplication tables. When we were older, we were exposed to more complex science, literature, and history. Many of us went off to university, where we learned a lot of...
When speaking at marriage retreats, I like asking the married couples two questions: “How many of you value your spouse?” At this, all of them raise their hands. Then I ask a second question: “How many of you do things that hurt your spouse?” Most laugh, and then all...
Joseph Ratzinger, the man who became Pope Benedict XVI, once said that in our secular, de- Christianized culture, the problem is not simply that the world has lost the gospel. We have lost the most basic human values as well. We have lost what he calls “the art of...
The virtue of temperance sometimes gets a bad reputation. As the virtue that “moderates the attraction of pleasures” (Catechism of the Catholic Church: Second Edition, no. 1809), many people today object to such a notion: “What’s wrong with seeking...
How do you respond when “bad things” happen to you? When you experience disappointment or setbacks? When you are hurt by something someone said? When experiencing sorrow, we might be tempted to close in on ourselves. We might allow negative emotions to...
I used to come here all the time with my nana! Well. A few times at least. But I remember it well.
Right before baptism, we came on a pilgrimage here and I learned to Israeli dance with some of the sisters of a nearby convent. The cross on the mountain, this and world youth day makes way for God to penetrate Coloradan hearts. ❤️🏻
I love that place!
Beautiful! Is it open to everyone to visit? I live in Colorado Springs and would love to go there!
Spending time there is such a beautiful gift to ourselves. All four seasons, there is something uplifting to the soul.
Been there. Very spiritual place to visit.
My husband and son were there a few years ago and it was beautiful.
I’ve done that and it’s wonderful ! 🙏
I have visited several times 💕 Beautiful shrine
Great place to visit!
I love this❤️
I had the pleasure of going there once before, but I only stayed for one day, which makes me very sad
Cathy DeNardis McIntosh Anna Martinez Gonzales LOOK!!! We’ve been there!!!