On-line, Anytime!

The Church in the 21st Century
Fresh from the Jesuits of Boston College:

  • C21 Engage:  A digital platform for faith stories that serves as a catalyst for conversation and renewal.
    • GodPods, articles like "Finding God in Beauty," Finding God in the Kitchen," and "Finding God in Loss."
    • C21 Prayers, like Centering Prayer and The Ignatian Examen
  • Podcasts and webcasts of programs and talks held at Boston College.
  • On-line workshops and free mini-courses.

Busted Halo
An on-line magazine for spiritual seekers. You will find a radio show, podcasts, columns, and blogs; Virtual retreats; Googling God; and games like "Dante's Trivia Interno". Energizing!

Faithful Citizenship
Sponsored by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. As the elections approach, we are called to form our consciences and make decisions informed by our faith. This site gives us the latest Catholic thought on issues like immigration, the environment, stem cell research, Iraq, health care, and abortion.

Reflections by the Bay

Our neighbor, Fr. Andy Costello of St. Mary’s, shares his weekly homilies, poetry, comments, and wonderings. Good stuff!

Loyola Press

  • 3-Minute Retreat - 3 minutes of quiet time at your computer to reflect on Scripture.
  • Sunday Connection - Readings, background and activities to better understand Sunday scripture.
  • Liturgical Year - Devotions, activities for families, and articles to help you celebrate feasts and seasons in your household.
  • Saints Stories for All Ages - A saint for every day.

Online Ministries from Creighton University

From Creighton University, a Jesuit Catholic institution.
Daily Reflections - written by 50+ faculty , staff, and students. Spiritual exercise for our spiritual wellness.
Weekly Guide for Daily Prayer – summary of the readings for the week as well as help for finding and maintaining a deep relationship with our Lord in the midst of our busy lives.
Online Retreat – being made by people all over the world 24/7. It’s the movements of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola for very busy people.
World Wide Reading Group – a world-wide book club plus a great list of on-line spiritual resources!

Franciscan Media:  a nonprofit ministry of the Franciscan Friars

  • Minute Mediations
  • Franciscan Spirit Blog
  • Faith and Family
  • Saint of the Day

Peace Pulpit
Homilies of Bishop Thomas J. Gumbleton - A longtime national and international activist in the peace movement, Bishop Thomas Gumbleton is a founding member of Pax Christi USA and an outspoken critic of violence and militarism. Challenging us to live the Gospels every day.

Center for Action and Contemplation
This educational center grounded in the Christian mystical tradition makes available Franciscan Fr. Richard Rohr's homilies, articles, webcasts, courses.

Word on Fire
Podcasts, videos, homilies, and articles from Bishop Robert Barron.

A good resource for everything from Catholic Social Teaching to Traditional Prayer and Current events in the Church.