Good Friday

John August Swanson, “The Crucifixion” The celebration of Good Friday is simple in theory. We read or hear the Passion narrative, fast out of respect for the solemnity of the day, and anticipate the quiet waiting of Holy Saturday and…

Lent in the Year of Mercy

Frans Lanting, “Ghost Trees at Dawn” [photo, National Geographic] “What does it mean for [the Church] to be disciples of Jesus, the Lamb of God? It means replacing malice with innocence, replacing power with love, replacing pride with humility, replacing…

Kaufer’s 2015 Gift Guide!

Looking for some last-minute presents with which to express your affection this Christmas? Look no further than here at Kaufer’s! We have a wide selection of items available to help you celebrate with your loved ones, from music which soothes the soul to desserts which…

Review: The Truth is Out There, Volume 1

Brendan has a problem. In fact, everyone he’s ever met seems to have the same problem. He feels empty inside, driven to search for something he’s missing but unsure of what that could be. His friend Eric, on the other…

Cross Talk

The cross is the central symbol of the Christian faith, a potent reminder of Jesus’ death and resurrection, and an image recognized worldwide. Whether specifically a crucifix or a plain cross, this image has been associated with Christianity since the beginning of…