Horror movies depict battle with the devil

Horror movies where the devil is real and the solution is Catholic have become a genre unto themselves. It is ironic that, as Mass attendance wanes, interest in Catholic-themed horror movies grows. Warner Brothers’ “The Conjuring” franchise taps into a bigger universe

Houston’s big investment in hospital ministry

During a serious illness or health crisis, people often become more concerned about their spiritual well-being, yet priests cannot possibly visit every Catholic in hospitals, in nursing homes and the homebound. Lay Catholics increasingly are stepping in to provide a spiritual triage