The New Farm Bill

On December 20, 2018, President Trump signed into law the 2018 Agriculture Improvement Act, commonly referred to as the farm…

February 19, 2019

Relationship Between Faith and Food

[Editors Note: The following article was originally published by Iowa State Daily and shared with their permission. It can also…

February 19, 2019

A Farmer’s Nature

Life on a rural farm is a natural place to experience and nurture a vibrant Catholic culture. This culture begins…

February 6, 2019

Who Are Your Prophets?

What is a prophet? Society has changed and updated the understanding of a prophet over time. A modern definition from…

February 5, 2019

Press Release: New CRL Program

Catholic Rural Life has received a $ 1 million grant to help establish its Thriving in Rural Ministry program. This…

January 15, 2019

A Mid-Winter’s Reflection

[Editor’s Note: On January 24, 2019 the Wethersfield Institute is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the death of its benefactor,…

January 15, 2019

The Signed 2018 Farm Bill

President Trump signed the 2018 Farm Bill last month. Like many bills that go through conference committees, there were several…

January 15, 2019

Is Catholic Homeschooling Right for Your Child? Part II

[Editor’s note: This is Part II of a two-part guest blog series on why Catholic homeschooling may be right for…

January 13, 2019

Is Catholic Homeschooling Right for Your Child?

[Editor’s note: This is Part I of a two-part guest blog series.] Many Catholic parents have discovered the joy of…

January 1, 2019

God Works in Mysterious Ways

Before I tell this story, remember that once there was a time when everyone was not deeply attentive to personal…

December 18, 2018