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What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 2 days 7 hours ago
Many people come each day to use the blog, and I am happy to see everyone. If so, if you come everyday, please consider subscribing to send a monthly donation. That way I have...

The Gist Summer Binge: 2 Episodes to Enjoy

CatholicMom.com - 2 days 8 hours ago
Photo courtesy of CatholicTV. Each week, Catholic personalities Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci and Carolee McGrath host The Gist. They discuss topics such as abortion, raising...

Rolling Stone, Slate note the lack of God-talk during Donald Trump's victory lap

GetReligion - 2 days 8 hours ago
Although he threw in everything but the kitchen sink, Donald Trump barely mentioned religion or culture wars themes during his 116-minute speech Thursday night. As the Charlotte...

Question of the Week: Children Wonder about Suffering

CatholicMom.com - 2 days 10 hours ago
  This week’s question was shared on our Facebook page. One of our readers is in need of advice or a prayer book to help her fourth-grader understand suffering and loss. Recently...

Catholics seek to change narrative of violence in Holy Land

American Catholic - Top News - 2 days 10 hours ago
WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The event was designed to show the daily life and culture of those who live in the Holy Land, an area as beautiful and historic as it is conflict-ridden. And...

Racial tensions spark day of prayer, peace task force with US bishops

EWTN - US Latest News - 2 days 11 hours ago
Washington D.C., Jul 23, 2016 / 05:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- After several shootings and increased racial tensions around the country, the head of the United States Conference of...

Daily Gospel Reflection for July 23, 2016

CatholicMom.com - 2 days 12 hours ago
Today’s Gospel: Matthew 13, 24-30 In this Gospel reading we are reminded that God’s plans for us are better than the ones we make for ourselves. The farmer in the parable...

These Argentinian nuns are accused of helping hide $9 million

Catholic News Agency - General - 2 days 12 hours ago
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jul 23, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Four nuns in Argentina are being investigated by Church officials after allegedly helping a former government...

These Argentinian nuns are accused of helping hide $9 million

EWTN - World Catholic News - 2 days 12 hours ago
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jul 23, 2016 / 04:02 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Four nuns in Argentina are being investigated by Church officials after allegedly helping a former government...

Archbishop defends rights of unborn children

The Catholic Leader - 2 days 17 hours ago
BRISBANE Archbishop Mark Coleridge has strongly defended the rights of the unborn child in a written submission to the inquiry into Queensland’s abortion law reform bill aimed at...

“Church suffering” paved the way to faith for Monsignor Tomas Halik

The Catholic Leader - 2 days 17 hours ago
CZECH Republic Catholic priest Monsignor Tomas Halik knows about the “Church suffering” first hand – it turned him into a courageous man of faith.Raised under eastern Europe’s...

Why you should ask God…

Integrated Catholic Life - 2 days 17 hours ago
I’ve often heard people say that they don’t want to trouble God with their petty needs and concerns. After all, he has more important things to attend to, like running the...

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Pio of Pietrelcina

Integrated Catholic Life - 2 days 17 hours ago
“Go to the Madonna. Love her! Always say the Rosary. Say it well. Say it as often as you can! Be souls of prayer. Never tire of praying, it is what is essential. Prayer shakes the...

Encountering the Word — Psalm 39:12

Integrated Catholic Life - 2 days 17 hours ago
A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “Hear my prayer, O Lord, and give ear to my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears! For I am thy passing guest, a sojourner, like all my fathers...

Hipsters, coffee, and Jesus: What we can learn about prayer from cups brewed one at a time

Aleteia - 2 days 17 hours ago
I live in a small town where artsy folk love to congregate. Strolling the streets, you come upon a number of art galleries, pottery studios, and (of course) coffee shops. One...

WATCH: Military dad waits for just the right moment to surprise his son

Aleteia - 2 days 17 hours ago
People with Down syndrome are notorious for their joy, and the son in this video is no exception. As he waits to welcome his father home, little does he know his dad is standing...

The youth of #WYD2016 are truly the hope of the world

Aleteia - 2 days 17 hours ago
  They had been arriving in Warsaw for the past few days by different means of transport. They had gotten to know their temporary parishes, but first of all the people involved in...

Gethsemani Abbey, where Merton lived, makes major change

Aleteia - 2 days 17 hours ago
Thomas Merton put them on the map. Their fruitcakes are definitely not the kind to re-gift. And their fudge is just about as heavenly as fudge can get. But the Abbey of Gethsemani...

We ask God for many things; we are made vulnerable for the sake of hope

Aleteia - 2 days 17 hours ago
“Ask and you will receive; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks, receives; and the one who seeks, finds; and to the one who...

When Cardinal Burke Says Common Sense Things and People Freak

Creative Minority Report - 2 days 18 hours ago
That's how the world is now. Those speaking logically or with even common sense are treated as bombastic flamethrowers who need to be silenced.Cardinal Raymond Burke here said...
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