Author Archives: The Leaven

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Compassion on call

“I have become convinced,” she concluded, “that only when men and women understand God’s plan for their sexuality will the crisis pregnancies and the horror of abortion end.”
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A helping hand

“There’s this amazing recognition that priests have the gift of entering into people’s lives at such important times — in moments of conversion, crisis, and great joy,” he said. “I might go from a funeral…
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Archdiocese goes Twitter

Even the “techno- challenged” among us have probably heard of the social networking service called Twitter. But popular media may have presented a distorted view of how it’s used.
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Home sweet home

The Ursuline Sisters of Mount St. Joseph began their annual Community Days on July 8 with a merger celebration liturgy in the chapel to welcome their 23 new Sisters who are formerly Ursuline Sisters of…