How much do Americans spend annually on staying fit? The figure is astronomical―in excess of $60 billion on weight-loss programs and products, health club memberships, gyms, diet drinks, and supplements. According to data from the International Monetary Fund, the economies of 100 countries did not produce in 2012 what we put out each year to […]
How often do we feel that God has forgotten us, especially when life seems to be filled with more problems and frustrating moments than joyful occasions? In my own ministry as Vocation Director, I am tempted often to believe that God does not remember his Church, especially as there are fewer candidates for priesthood and […]
Of Gods and Men (Xavier Beauvois, 2010, France) By John Christman, SSS. What does it mean for us to love God and our neighbor? How far are we willing to go? How far is God asking us to go? These are some of the questions urgently pressing upon the hearts of a group of Cistercian […]
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