- Jan 17, 2020
Kristin Marguerite Collier is is an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School. In addition, she is the Director of the University of Michigan Medical School Program on Health, Spirituality and Religion.
The idea of a “baby shower” figuratively, not literally, appears in the Gospels.
Mary, conceived without sin, is a “masterpiece” who reflects “the beauty of God who is all love, grace and self-giving,” Pope Francis said on the feast of the Immaculate Conception.
There’s a sense in which the Francis papacy can be understood as a sort of salsa-infused homage to St. John XXIII.
On Sept. 8, hundreds of Catholics from Cuba and other Latin American countries are expected to gather at the University of Miami to mark the annual feast of Our Lady of Charity, patroness of Cuba.