** Trigger Warning: This article contains mention of multiple forms of trauma. **
My body was a battlefield for far too long.Read more
I don’t think I’ve ever gotten through a Pro-Life conversation before without someone saying “Men shouldn’t tell women what to do with their bodies,” or accusing men of being misogynists (or worse than that), all because many of us believe in the right to life for everyone.Read more
Your body is not an object of sin and temptation. Your body is good, and your figure is lovely. Pope Saint John Paul II speaks of woman as the “crown of creation” and tells us that we are the most beautiful aspect of the created world. Far from being an object of sin, your body is an opportunity for love, grace, and greater conversion. You have the power to turn a man’s head, but you have a deeper responsibility to turn his heart toward the source of your beauty. Your beauty is not your own; rather, it is a reflection of that of the One Who formed you.Read more
Marriage: The most sacred promise two people can make to each other; a holy union recognized and blessed by the Lord; a testimony to the true gift of oneself and to a lifelong commitment that will withstand the test of time. This magnificent unification is arguably one of the most beautiful symbols of hope in a time of chaos and confusion within modern-day society.Read more
We live in a world that has been taken over by social media, filled with images where we only show followers our best. Pictures are clouded by filters and edits and posts about the spectacular lives we are living. As we scroll through looking at our friends’ beauty and happiness, we often start comparing ourselves to them. Why am I not that beautiful? Why do I not have that many likes? Why am I not that happy?