How my father’s death renewed my hope in God

In the midst of the COVID lockdowns, columnist Simcha Fisher lost her father. Yet his death, funeral and burial just before Easter 2020 gave her a renewed sense of the firm ground of God’s presence. In this article she talks about how

Home learning feels more mainstream post-pandemic

According to the National Home Education Research Institute, the number of U.S. home-school students in grades kindergarten to 12 grew from 2.5 million in spring 2019 to 3.1 million, or roughly 6% of school-age children, in the 2021-2022 school year.

"The homeschool population

A Church half full

The results from the latest World Values Survey, summarized by the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA), shows the decline in Mass attendance in the U.S. For every 10 people who were at Mass every Sunday in 2019, 3 are