As we celebrate, we create communion

Young Voices: The temptation is to write off goodness and grace in the face of disfunction and discord. That, though, is when the power of communion, the presence of love, and the critical work of celebration are most needed.


Prayer as both gift and task

Young Voices: Prayer is getting a bit of a bum rap these days, at least when it is tagged on to the end of the platitude most often employed in the face of tragedy — "thoughts and prayers."

Keeping Venezuelan students fed, and in school, during country's crisis

Venezuela's economic crisis has impacted the young students of Santo Angel School. Sr. Blanca Griselis, the school's social worker, took action to provide kids breakfast and keep them coming to class.