Marian Crowning, May 1st

By: Makenzie Conner, ’16 The coming of spring signals a renewed time of life and celebration.  As our campus comes alive with the triumphal return of birds and flowers, the Catholic Life Club will hold an annual event to honor Mary, the Mother of Jesus. In the liturgical life of the Church, May is a…

Popes Canonized

By: Monika Stutzman, 15 On April 27th, the feast of Divine Mercy set the tone for the canonization of the modern era’s two most celebrated popes.  The canonization of Popes John Paul II and John XXIII was characterized by an overarching theme of mercy, as the faithful thronged to church vigils throughout Rome, taking advantage…

Reflections of a Freshman Chaplain

Let me begin by telling you a bit about who I am and where I have been.  Six days after graduating from college, I entered the Dominican Order.  After a year of novitiate (boot camp for religious life), I began my philosophical and theological studies at The Aquinas Institute of Theology.  I was ordained in…

Five Days and Counting

The Paraclete publishes for the first time on Monday!!  As some of you may know, we are starting a Catholic paper for Aquinas College, student-operated through the Catholic Life Club.  Look for it all over campus on April 28th!

He Is Risen!

Have a blessed Easter, all!   Christ is risen indeed! We have some exciting updates coming this week, so be sure to check back soon. The  Paraclete