St. Gianna Beretta Molla

Is Holiness Weird?

The lives of the saints are beautiful testimonies to the Catholic Faith. In fact, Pope Benedict XVI said that along with evangelizing power of beauty, the lives of the saints are the “true apology of Christian faith, the most convincing demonstration of its truth.” Immersing ourselves in the stories of our predecessors should remind us that holiness is possible and […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Gianna Molla

St. Gianna Molla

“Look at the mothers who truly love their children — how many sacrifices they make for them. They are ready for everything, even to give their own blood so that their babies grow up good, healthy and strong.” (St. Gianna Molla, 1922 – 1962) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share […]

Daily Catholic Quote from St. Gianna Molla

St. Gianna Molla

“If you must choose between me and the baby, no hesitation; choose – and I demand it – the baby. Save the baby!” (St. Gianna Molla, 1922 – 1962) If you liked this quote, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to […]

What to tell the girls about motherhood and career…

The whole Wallace family at “Dr. Mom’s” graduation from LSU with PhD. The girls told me they were proud of me. The only thing I really remember about the ceremony is when I was called across stage to get the degree… I heard the girls yell, “We love you Momma!” Well, I love you to the moon and back!

Recently, I was invited to speak at the Atlanta Catholic Business Conference sponsored by The Integrated Catholic Life, EWTN, Belmont Abbey College and the Aquinas Center of Theology. It was a blessing to be among such faith-filled working Catholic laity, living in the truth by integrating their faith and all areas of their lives, including their work. I spoke about […]

Saintly “Supermom” Gianna Beretta Molla

When I was a rebellious teenager in the 1980s, I would often argue with my very orthodox Catholic mother about the role of women in society.  I was not going to stay home and waste my talents on housework and child care.  Instead, I planned to make my mark in the world, emboldened by the crashing of the glass ceiling […]