It was 1949, in Denver Colorado, during the Polio epidemic when Mary Jane was stricken with bulbar polio, at that time a deadly disease. She was placed in a large machine called an “iron lung” that helped her to breathe and stay alive. Despite the doctors best efforts, the iron lung was shut off on […]

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In Denver Colorado, inspiring stories of faith continue to emerge from the neighborhoods of this great city. The joyful witness and devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary continues to spread in the 21st century, especially among the youth. The devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe has deep roots in Mexico, which has spread to Colorado and around […]

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Filipino Catholics have always been characterized as “Pueblo Amante de Maria” – a people in love with Mary. In this installment of the global “Devotions” series we take a look at how close the Devotion to Mary is in relation to the history and culture of the Filipino people. The faith that radiates from the 7,107 islands […]

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This ancient path of many early Christian is deeply rooted in the history of the Catholic Church. From the beginning, Saints have laid down their lives for their faith. But has ‘Irish Steve’ found another martyr in the 21st century? For this it is the Holy Spirit’s task to decide, but Steve has encountered a story from a man that will make one think twice about what it means to be Catholic in the third millenium.

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