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How to make room for science in your faith: A guide for Catholics

Revisiting an illuminating book by a Stacy Trasancos, a scientist whose discovery of the limits of science provoked her leap of faith.

10 Beautiful Catholic stories retold by beloved children’s author Tomie dePaola

DePaola's recent sudden death came as a sad shock to many, but his legacy of special books lives on.

Feed your mind and your soul with these free online classes

Now that you are stuck at home, it’s the perfect time to take an online course offered by some of the world’s greatest universities.

Young teen bullied for his love of books gets overwhelming online support

Callum Manning's sister posted a tweet denouncing the bullying, and thousands offered him support, books, and even a job.

A Leap Year cocktail to honor a saintly feast

This year, February 29 falls on a Saturday -- the perfect time for a party.

Demystifying Vatican II: What the Council’s document actually said

A new book cuts through the ideology, and reveals the Second Vatican Council's work as Catholic orthodoxy, a magisterial teaching document.

Take this free course from the University of Notre Dame on the Saint John’s Bible

“We are seeking to deepen people’s relationship with Scripture and help them learn how to interpret it through The Saint John’s Bible,” said Carolyn Pirtle at McGrath Institute.

‘A Year with the Mystics’ is time well-spent

Kathryn Jean Lopez's new book bring readers into the company of genuine mystics and other holy persons.

What kinds of books should you buy to help you kids grow closer to God?

Good stories are vital in developing the identity of children; they also play an important role in teaching children about faith.

Pro-life science fiction: Seeing the inhuman in us

Two short stories get to the heart of what it is to be human, and how we have lost sight of the preciousness of life.