Helping Families Recover from Addiction: A Book Review

Jean Heaton has written a fine book, 12 chapters for each of the Steps, on how to use the Steps, Catholic Teaching and Ignatian Spirituality, to help families recover from a family member’s addiction or alcoholism.  For a brief review and summary of the book see...

Sin and Addiction:
Fr. Alar & Br. Lewis Give the Word

Fr. Chris Alar MIC (Marian Brothers) gave a 90 minute talk Saturday (25th October) on Sin and Addiction.   In his homily at the Sunday Mass Fr. Alar summarized the talk. Br. Jordan Lewis also spoke after the Mass on resources available to those suffering from...

Step 10, for October (by Bob K)

This is the second in the series of monthly articles on each of the Twelve Steps, Catholic faith and the Calix Society. This article has been contributed by Bob K, Pennsylvania, “A Catholic Perspective on Step 10: the Examen.”  Go here for the complete...

Step 9, for September (by Jim R)

This is the first of a series of monthly articles on each of the Twelve Steps, Catholic faith and the Calix Society. This article has been contributed by Jim R, Minnesota, how to do Step 9, with guidance from the New Testament.  Go here for the complete article  ...

Calix Society in the News

Catholic World Report had a recent interview with Ken Johnston about how the Calix Society helps Catholics grow in faith while on the Twelve Step road to recovery.