College Prep: Spiritual Preparations

The most important final preparation for college lies in seeing to your continued spiritual health once you are away from home and on your own.  The basics are quite clear, of course.  Your strong participation in the sacramental life of the Church obviously must continue without interruption…

Academic and Spiritual Formation

There is a necessary link between spiritual and academic formation. Academic instruction cannot be properly accomplished without spiritual formation. Spiritual formation is essential for excellent academic instruction. True academic instruction is dependent upon spiritual formation. For academic instruction to be successful, it must be done in the context of prayer, sacraments, sacramentals, religious art and music, Scripture, stories of the saints, inculcation of virtue, devotions, and so on.