Saint Angela Marie

A few years back, I was delighted to hear that some Notre Dame friends of mine were pregnant with their fifth child.  But my joy quickly turned to sorrow when I read the first line of the email: “It started as a routine ultrasound.”  They quickly learned...

40 Days to Make a Difference

In the Scriptures, the number “forty” is derived from the number of gestational weeks in a pregnancy and symbolically represents periods of trial, testing, and waiting.  The biblical use of the number forty has one underlying focus: it is a journey that always leads...