Ending the ‘silent eugenics’ against persons with Down syndrome

Kurt Kondrich shares with Inside CatholicPhilly.com how he and his daughter Chloe are working to ensure babies with Down syndrome enjoy the ultimate inclusion: the right to life.

Dying to live a new life in Christ

Seminarian Jacob Sanz shares with Inside CatholicPhilly.com how the Gospel parable of the barren fig tree reminds us to embrace dying to ourselves, so that we can live in a new way.

The road to glory leads through the cross, and it’s always worth the pain

Seminarian Max McGallagher shares with Inside CatholicPhilly.com how the Transfiguration of Christ reminds us to look beyond present sorrow and affliction, and see an eternity filled with joy.

‘Ukraine is fighting for all of us,’ says Lithuanian journalist

Catholic writer Toma Bruzaite, based in Vilnius, shared with Inside CatholicPhilly.com why Ukraine's defense of its sovereignty is a battle for freedom itself.

Mary Rice Hasson on transgenderism and truth

The founder of the Person and Identity Project shared with Inside CatholicPhilly.com how the transgender phenomenon looks through the prism of Catholic teaching on human sexuality.

Temptations in the desert, expectations in the wilderness

Brendan Zehner, a seminarian at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Wynnewood, shares with Inside CatholicPhilly.com how Christ understands our worst struggles, and our deepest selves.

Going to a wedding, and a miracle

Author and speaker Gary Zimak looks at the readings for this Sunday's Mass, and considers Jesus' first public miracle in the wedding at Cana.

Christmas and the Holy Family: perfect together

Author and speaker Gary Zimak looks at the Gospel readings for Christmas Day and the Feast of the Holy Family, revealing the important message that ties both of these celebrations together.

Scripture reflections with Father LoJacono

Join Incarnate Word Father Joseph LoJacono as he explores the readings of the Mass for the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time.

Is Christ your King?

As the liturgical year draws to a close, author and speaker Gary Zimak reflects on the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe.