Stories

The Story of the Legion of Theban Martyrs and their Courageous Faith

Today’s (September 22) saintly feasts are numerous and include Ignatius of Santhia, Lauto of Coutances, Maurice, Sadalberga, Basilia, Digna and Emerita of Rome, Emmeramus of Regensburg, Florentius the Venerable, Irais, Jonas, Joseph Marchandon, Lindru of Partois, Otto of Freising, Sanctinus of Meaux, Silvanus of Levroux, and the Spanish Civil War martyrs to name just a …

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Meet the Pro Hockey Player with a Pope and Our Lady on His Goalie Mask

With Pope St. John Paul II on one side and a picture of Our Lady on the other, Jason Muzzatti took the world stage at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin as goaltender for the Italian hockey team. His quiet life of faith was displayed prominently for all the world to see. And like the …

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9 Epic Authors Tell 13 Epic Confession Stories

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is often intimidating, especially to those who are new to the Church. But as these stories demonstrate, Confession is beautiful, liberating, and sometimes unpredictable. Read these great Confession stories and then share your favorite experiences with us in the comments. Brooke M. Gregory At our cathedral, in the confessional, we have …

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7 Epic Saint Stories

Do the Saints get the attention they deserve? They led incredible lives. Below are seven of the most epic stories to be found in the lives of the Saints. 1. Saint Moses the Black, Reppin’ da Thug Lyfe Moses the Black was a gang leader in the 4th century. He and his gang spread terror throughout the …

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