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.


Spent Lent With Father … and the Father

Father Gaitley guides you on a 33 day journey through the Gospel of John … capped by a novena to St. Joseph. [Read More...]

Lent List: What to Give Up, What to Add, and Why

The penitential season of Lent is here, and it helps to review the whys of fasting, prayer, and almsgiving before settling on what to do. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Bless The Lord…

Pictured: Baccalaureate Mass celebrated by Archbishop Naumann at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas.  [Read More...]

Weekend Fun: Happy Chair Day!

Today is the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter, the first pope and we take a look at some of the more humorous approaches to St. Peter and his chair. [Read More...]

Bringing Benedictine’s Mission into Medicine

FRIDAY FELLOWS: Community, faith and scholarship together allow Veronica Miller to tackle PA school and be the best Physician Assistant she can be. [Read More...]

This Sunday, the Hard Teaching That Changed the World

Loving enemies has saved souls from the persecutions of the Romans to the videotaped beheadings of ISIS. [Read More...]

Great But Ordinary: Newman on Catholic Colleges

Newman’s ‘Idea of a University’ was right. Studies show that three things happen to college students. Benedictine College is here to help them happen. [Read More...]

10 Reasons to Celebrate Presidents Day

Popes, the Catechism, and random French Jesuits give Catholics a reason to celebrate the office, and at least two of its holders. [Read More...]

Scholar in Residence Warns Candidates on Abortion

This week Benedictine College welcomes David French as Scholar in Residence. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: Eye Has Not Seen…

Pictured: Wholey Clock Tower at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas, stands above the entrance to the Dining Hall. [Read More...]

Archbishop Takes on Catholic State Senator Over Church Teaching

Archbishop Naumann publicly corrected a state legislator’s misrepresentation of Church teaching on the abortion issue. [Read More...]

Weekend Fun: Valentine’s Day

To honor St. Valentine, and to get into the spirit of exchanging encouraging notes, we collected these memes! [Read More...]

Raven Helps Future Pro-Life Lawyers

FELLOWS FRIDAY: Molly Tynan is working fulltime at the Washington, D.C., office of Alliance Defending Freedom. [Read More...]

This Sunday, A Love You Can’t Fake

How can Jesus expect so much? And how can the consequences of failure be so extreme? One key truth explains both. [Read More...]

In Happiness Study, Harvard Agrees With the Bible

How can we be happy? Both Jesus and an 80-year Ivy League longitudinal scientific research list the ways … [Read More...]

Families Feel Freed By These 5 Catholic Teachings

To say Yes to your wife means being able to say No to lesser things … [Read More...]

The Imitation of Trish Fangman, Child of God

You could think of Raven super-fan Trish Fangman’s Down Syndrome as a liability. You would be wrong. [Read More...]

Sunday Verse: You Are The Light…

Pictured: Benedictine College’s campus on the bluffs of the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas.  [Read More...]

Weekend Fun: Post-Super Bowl Edition

Our weekly collection of Catholic memes, this week celebrating the Super Bowl (but not the halftime show). [Read More...]

N. Catholic Register: Benedictine Inspired Marcher

TRANSFORMING CULTURE IN AMERICA: Katie (Probst) Portka was inspired to be a pro-life leader on campus, and is continuing that work after college. [Read More...]