Chatter in the Vestibule

Odds and ends? We got your Thanksgiving shopping list.

Odds and ends? We got your Thanksgiving shopping list.

You know the Thanksgiving plan, but who is taking care of those loose ends. Tie them up today. Here's the list to help.

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A Culture of Value for a More Sustainable Future by the Food for Soul Team

A Culture of Value for a More Sustainable Future by the Food for Soul Team

Food for Soul, the non-profit organization founded by Chef Massimo Bottura and his wife Lara Gilmore in 2016, was born out of this philosophy with the aim to build a model that could show the hidden value and potential of food that would normally be discarded.

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Five Saintly Beers for Oktoberfest by Michael P. Foley

Five Saintly Beers for Oktoberfest by Michael P. Foley

Don't forget to build a Home Bar Bundle to prepare for Oktoberfest.   With the annual return of Oktoberfest comes the eternal question: What shall I drink? To help with an answer, we list five beers that any Bavarian would be happy to imbibe—even if they are not all from his region. What is more, because these beers have the additional grace of being historically connected to the life of the Church, you’ll be able to infuse your own observance of the festivity, be it at a Biergarten or in your own backyard, with spiritual and cultural meaning. Maredsous. Maredsous...

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The Feast of the Flying Friar by Jessica Furiosi

The Feast of the Flying Friar by Jessica Furiosi

When my husband and I decided to live more liturgically our first question was where to start!? There are so many rich traditions in the world-wide Mother Church that it was overwhelming at first to suddenly add all this history, planning, and spirituality to our daily life. We decided to pick one aspect and “test it out” for a few months to see how it fit into our busy lives. Since I love the saints and their stories I decided to start there. We made a list of saints we especially love and the list has grown exponentially since then!...

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