The Gregorian Institute Shield, composed of the crossed gold and silver keys of the Papal Insignia, an open book with the words 'Via Veritas Vita' ('The Way, the Truth, and the Life') written on its pages, three golden six-sided stars on a red banner, and a Germanic cross.


Deep In History: Newman and the Immaculate Conception

St. John Henry Newman quoted the Fathers of the Church to show how Mary became the “Cause of our Joy.” [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Prepare the Way…

Pictured: Students on a hike during Immersion, a Benedictine College Youth Conference at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas.  [Read More...]

The Power of St. Ambrose’s Milan

December 7 is a good day to recall that the conversion stories of St. Augustine, St. John Henry Newman and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton all began in the same region. [Read More...]

Better Worksite Culture Is Civil Engineer’s Mission

FELLOWS FRIDAY: It is up to leaders in the field to make construction sites healthy environments, says Will McCartney, who led a road-building project. [Read More...]

This Sunday, the Radical Meaning of Christmas

Does the prospect of Christ’s coming make us feel an overwhelming need to change our hearts, or does it reassure us that everything is okay? [Read More...]

Signs, Signs — Everywhere a Sign

If you’re of a certain age, you may remember the song “Signs” by the Five Man Electrical Band, a Canadian group whose sole hit is about signs. [Read More...]

Evangelize Like Lives Are at Stake, Because They Are

Spread the faith because it’s true. But do it urgently, because without the faith, community dies, and deaths of despair skyrocket. [Read More...]

Newman President on Catholic Faith and Science

‘Can a college that teaches theology and philosophy be good at teaching science?’ Patrick Reilly asks. [Read More...]