New Evangelization

October 22, 2013
Pope Francis speaks to reporters aboard his plane while returning to Rome from World Youth Day. (AP Photo/Luca Zennaro, Pool)

Hear Pope Francis Speaking English

Via Rocco de Palma: For all the waves the 266th Bishop of Rome has made across the Anglophone world these last seven months, perhaps the most […]
October 22, 2013

Bishop Paprocki: Saying the Rosary for Gay Marriage is Blasphemy

  Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield, IL has already demonstrated his ability to stand tall against hostile advocates of gay marriage. Maybe it’s a certain toughness […]
October 24, 2013

The Secret to Mark Wahlberg’s Success

I love Mark Wahlberg! But, let’s be honest… who doesn’t? Mark Wahlberg started out as a model and then went on to become the rockin’ awesome […]
October 31, 2013

A Rosary For The Rest of Us

  While the rosary is not a requirement for practicing the Catholic faith, the importance of this Marian devotion to the faithful is profound. With praying […]
November 1, 2013

Reflections On My Time Away

 [Editor Note: The CV family continues to pray for the speedy recovery of Thomas Peters.  We know that Thomas and Natalie are both grateful for all […]
November 7, 2013

What the Pope Taught Me About Food, Sex, and God

When I was 19, I stopped eating. Not entirely. Just mostly. For the better part of six years, I survived on lettuce, tuna, and frozen yogurt. […]
November 13, 2013

Be a Part of History: Stand with Thomas Peters

Three months ago I wrote a post on Catholic Vote called “I Stand with Thomas Peters, do you?” and I’m thrilled to say that much has […]
November 21, 2013

12 Must-Read Quotes From Bishop Paprocki’s Same-Sex Marriage Exorcism

  In a much-publicized event on Wednesday that coincided with Governor Pat Quinn signing gay marriage into law in Illinois, Bishop Thomas Paprocki of Springfield led […]
December 9, 2013

Millennials: The Hopeful Generation

If you know me, you know that I say, “God is good!” all the time. That’s my constant prayer in life, and saying it (and thinking […]