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.


Can I Be Spiritual But Not Religious? Hebrews Says No

Jesus Christ himself enters our life uniquely in one way: the liturgy of his body and blood. [Read More...]

Dear Swafford, How Do I Explain Church Teaching on Same-Sex Attraction?

A student asks: Do you have personal experience speaking about Catholic teaching on homosexual lifestyles to someone you love? [Read More...]

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...]

Quick Tips: 7 Ways to Evangelize Your Family

Dr. Swafford, one of the keynotes of the April Lifeteen conference shares how every Catholic can, and should, spread the good news. [Read More...]

Holy Thursday: Birth of a New Family Covenant

Salvation is not just about being forgiven; it is entering into the family of God — it is far more than a divine acquittal. [Read More...]

Tried and Tested: Lent Gets Serious

Are we sincere and authentic followers of Jesus, or are we fans of his who like talking theology and Church politics? [Read More...]

WATCH OR READ: What Does Salvation Even Mean?

We need to be forgiven of our sin and healed of the wounds caused by our sin. Why? [Read More...]

Our Lady of the Gospels

On the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary, a look at the Gospel passages mentioned in the Hail Mary. [Read More...]