Judith Valente is an oblate of Mount St. Scholastica in Atchison, Kansas. She is a journalist, poet and author of several spirituality titles. Her most recent book, How to Be: A Monk and a Journalist Reflect on Living and Dying, Purpose and Prayer, Forgiveness and Friendship, will be out Nov. 1, 2021, from Hampton Roads Publishers.

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New journal seeks to reflect Catholic view of life, inherently meaningful

Spirituality Preview: An alertness to what lies beyond the visible is what a new magazine called Presence: A Journal of Catholic Poetry tries to uncover and decipher. 


Poet Wendell Berry bequeaths farming legacy to small Catholic college

Eco Catholic: The award-winning poet, fiction writer and essayist is teaming up with the Dominican Sisters of Peace to pass on his family's farming legacy to a new generation.