How the Mosquito Shapes Humanity

Brian Wilson Did you know that the animal which has shaped human history most profoundly is the mosquito? At less than an inch in size, it seems relatively powerless, and even its name highlights its small stature, meaning “little fly” in Spanish. But its influence on...

Pope Francis on Wonder

Paul Corcoran, Sacred Heart Messenger, August 2021 In a homily earlier this year, Pope Francis said: “Wonder is the essential religious state of mind. It is a receptivity to the mysterious presence of God in our lives and a movement towards that mystery. Jesus is the...