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LIGHT ONE CANDLE

  Light One Candle is a series of weekly columns by The Christophers dealing with a variety of topics and current events.

A Saint in Schio

Feb. 4, 2024

 

The Church Needs Mental Health Ministries

Feb. 11, 2024

 

Pursue Reconciliation in Lenten Journey

Feb. 18, 2024

 

Bringing Hope to a Hopeless Cause

Feb. 25, 2024

The Holy Name of Jesus

Jan. 7, 2024

 

A Eulogy for My Father

Jan. 14, 2024

 

The Seed Planted in St. Paul’s Heart

Jan. 21, 2024

 

Lidia Celebrates Food, Family, and Faith

Jan. 28, 2024

Advent’s Pilgrimage of Light 

Dec. 3, 2023

 

Facing Addiction During the Christmas Season

Dec. 10, 2023

 

Movies Show Christ’s Guiding Hand 

Dec. 17, 2023

 

A Santa Who Emulates Christ 

Dec. 24, 2023

 

Creating a Brighter 2024  

Dec. 31, 2023

What We Remember Will Be Saved 

Nov. 5, 2023

 

The Mission of Mother Cabrini 

Nov. 12, 2023

 

Sister Caroline Tweedy Feeds Bodies and Souls 

Nov. 19, 2023

 

The Gift of the Eucharist 

Nov. 26, 2023

The Purpose of Angels

Oct. 1, 2023

 

Cancer, Creation, and the ‘Waiting Rosary’ 

Oct. 8, 2023

 

St. Teresa of Avila’s Spiritual Roadmap 

Oct. 15, 2023

 

The Gift of Aging 

Oct. 22, 2023

 

Be a Blessing from the Lord 

Oct. 29, 2023

The Faith of a Child 

Sept. 3, 2023

 

Becoming a Wounded Healer

Sept. 10, 2023

 

Dementia Caregiver Helps Others Like Her 

Sept. 17, 2023

 

Called to Put Beauty into the World 

Sept. 24, 2023

Increasing Our Faith in Christ’s Divinity 

August 6, 2023

 

Finding God in Nature

August 13, 2023

 

Luke Russert’s Road Through Grief 

August 20, 2023

 

Luke Russert Finds Healing in Communion of Saints 

August 27, 2023

The Gift of Mercy

July 2, 2023

 

Celebrating Family Life and Guardian Angels

July 9, 2023

 

The Spirit Gives Life 

July 16, 2023

 

A Renewed Practice of Sabbath  

July 23, 2023

 

A Saint in Sneakers 

July 30, 2023

Feast Days Highlight Mysteries of Faith

June 4, 2023

 

Baseball Legend Models Love of God and Neighbor 

June 11, 2023

 

Dad Improves Inclusion of Special Needs Children  

June 18, 2023

 

The Courage of the Early Christians 

June 25, 2023

To Kindle the Fire of Faith

May 7, 2023

 

In the Footsteps of Mary

May 14, 2023

 

God and the Padres Bring Light to Reporter’s Life 

May 21, 2023

 

Faith Helps Reporter Recover from Broken Neck

May 28, 2023

‘Compassion Walks the Road to Calvary’

April 2, 2023

 

The Message of the Resurrection 

April 9, 2023

 

Sometimes Mercy Precedes Repentance 

April 16, 2023

 

St. Catherine of Siena’s Dialogue with God

April 23, 2023

 

A Light on an Angel Wing 

April 30, 2023

The Gentleness of Pope Benedict 

March 5, 2023

 

A “Hot Mess” Finds Healing 

March 12, 2023

 

Encountering Jesus in the Confessional

March 19, 2023

 

Finding God’s Grace in the Sacraments

March 26, 2023

St. Bernadette’s ‘Yes’ to God

Feb. 5, 2023

 

"General Hospital" star's Reawakened Catholic Faith

Feb. 12, 2023

 

The Symbolism of Ashes

Feb. 19, 2023

 

The Way of the Wounded Healer

Feb. 26, 2023

Christmas Isn't Over

Jan. 1, 2023

 

How to Cultivate Happiness

Jan. 8, 2023

 

Don’t Give Darkness Power Over Light 

Jan. 15, 2023

 

St. Paul’s Monumental Conversion 

Jan. 22, 2023

 

Father Ed Dowling’s Ministry to Alcoholics 

Jan. 29, 2023

 

TV Host Finds God in Small Town Christmases 

Dec. 4, 2022

 

A Healing Leads to Beatification

Dec. 11, 2022

 

Rising Out of Poverty and Homelessness 

Dec. 18, 2022

 

Christmas Brings Out the Best in People 

Dec. 25, 2022

Uniting the Gold Star Children of Vietnam 

Nov. 6, 2022

 

‘A Tireless Seeker of the Face of God’ 

Nov. 13, 2022

 

Cancer Survivor Lives in Gratitude 

Nov. 20, 2022

 

The Traditions of Advent 

Nov. 27, 2022

Welcoming Children with Disabilities

Oct. 2, 2022

 

‘Jesus Spoke Through My Daughter’

Oct. 9, 2022

 

The Teen Who Outwitted the Nazis

Oct. 16, 2022

 

A Feast of Forgiveness 

Oct. 23, 2022

 

Get Your Spiritual Thoughts Flowing

Oct. 30, 2022

Bless Those Who Labor

Sept. 4, 2022

 

9/11 Fire Chief Recalls ‘Ordinary Heroes’ 

Sept. 11, 2022

 

Serving God is Top Priority 

Sept. 18, 2022

 

To Be Made Well 

Sept. 25, 2022

The Power of Kinship

Aug. 7, 2022

 

Invoking Mary’s Intercession 

Aug. 14, 2022

 

Befriending St. Joseph 

Aug. 21, 2022

 

Hope Allows Us to Cope with Troubles

Aug. 28, 2022

A Foretaste of Heaven 

July 3, 2022

 

‘Everything That is Light is Jesus Christ’ 

July 10, 2022

 

Doctor Sees Jesus in His Patients 

July 17, 2022

 

Becoming a Wounded Healer 

July 24, 2022

 

Water with Blessings

July 31, 2022

Awe Before God’s Mercy and Love 

June 5, 2022

 

We Are Sent to Be Christ to Others 

June 12, 2022

 

Accompanying Dad Through Death Into Life 

June 19, 2022

 

Moving Through Addiction 

June 26, 2022

The Passing of a Messenger of Joy

May 1, 2022

 

How High is Heaven? 

May 8, 2022

 

Ten Commandments Lead to Happiness

May 15, 2022

 

Christian Singer Finds Road to Better Mental Health 

May 22, 2022

 

Waiting for the Holy Spirit

May 29, 2022

A Storyteller’s Divine Inspiration

April 3, 2022

 

The Good Thief’s Lesson

April 10, 2022

 

From Suffering to Hope

April 17, 2022

 

Emulating Christ’s Forgiveness

April 24, 2022

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Light One Candle columns are produced weekly by The Christophers and are free content available to all publications.

Please contact editor@christophers.org if you are interested in carrying Light One Candle. Father Edward Dougherty, M.M and Tony Rossi alternate writing Light One Candle on a weekly basis.

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