I Was on a Rocky Road

I Was on a Rocky Road

-From a prisoner receiving The Word Among Us

1 comment | Posted Dec 01, 2010

I was raised Catholic, but due to the break-up of my family, I was never confirmed. As an adult, I strayed from the church and found myself in prison. Continue »


Thank you’s

Thank you’s

From Canadian Prison Chaplains & Service Men and Women

1 comment | Posted Jul 06, 2010

Canadian Prison Chaplains Thank You! Currently, fifty-four chaplains in Canada receive The Word Among Us magazine every month for their prisoners. Continue »


Just Do the Next Right Thing

Just Do the Next Right Thing

God made a covenant with me that is sustaining me in prison.

13 comment | Posted May 28, 2010

Once as a young altar boy, I caught a glimpse of heaven. It was late fall, and I had drawn the assignment of serving the 6 a.m. Mass before school. Continue »


You Are Not Alone

You Are Not Alone

If you are suffering from a past abortion—either your own, or that of someone close to you—know that you are not alone.

1 comment | Posted May 05, 2010

Some of you who are reading this have lost a family member to abortion. You may have friends who have participated in an abortion. Or perhaps you have had an abortion yourself. Continue »


A Tattooed Blessing

A Tattooed Blessing

He did his time, but he still wasn't free.

2 comment | Posted May 05, 2010

It was September 25, 2005, and my husband and I were returning home after having evacuated ahead of Hurricane Rita. The storm had not made a direct hit on Houston, and we felt weary but grateful to be back safe. Continue »


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