The Gregorian Institute Shield, composed of the crossed gold and silver keys of the Papal Insignia, an open book with the words 'Via Veritas Vita' ('The Way, the Truth, and the Life') written on its pages, three golden six-sided stars on a red banner, and a Germanic cross.

at BENEDICTINE COLLEGE

Dear Swafford, Is it My Job to ‘Fix’ My Boyfriend? Signed, Stuck

Love and relationships are hard to navigate … and they loom large in college students’ lives. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Love One Another…

Pictured: Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, is enthroned to the Sacred Heart. [Read More...]

Weekend Memes: Ancient Wisdom

The wisdom of centuries is right there for us to learn from. [Read More...]

SLIDESHOW: New Raven Vocations Crown Mary

Each May, students who are entering religious life crown the statue at Mary’s Grotto, in the center of Benedictine’s campus. [Read More...]

This Sunday, Is the One Argument They Can Hear the One Argument We Can’t Make?

Peter embraced Cornelius. Can we love the Roman centurions of today; those who lead armies of activists against Christ and his Church? [Read More...]

Pope Pius XII and Vatican II: The Mystical Body vs. the ‘People of God’

In the encyclicals of Pius XII, the phrase ‘active participation’ takes on layers of nuance frequently forgotten after the Council. [Read More...]

5 Ways Only Faith Solves Environmental Problems

Ultimately only awe and gratitude for truth, beauty and goodness, will change hearts and save the planet. [Read More...]

Engaged: Seeing is Believing … and Loving

How do you know you are ready for a lifetime commitment?  What proof did you need? A ring, The “ask”?  It has to be more than these. [Read More...]