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May 21, 2014

Lasallian Brothers elect American superior general

Catholic News Agency - General - 5 months 1 week ago
Rome, Italy, May 21, 2014 / 04:18 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The French-founded Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools have elected Brother Robert Schieler, an American with...

Two Catholic schools celebrate Teachers of the Year

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 5 months 1 week ago
Two Catholic school teachers have been honored with Teacher of the Year awards by the Minnesota Independent School Forum.

First the friars, and now the sistersFranciscan Sisters of the Immaculate placed under visitation

Rorate Coeli - 5 months 1 week ago
Correspondenza Romana reports that the Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate, also founded by Fr. Stefano Manelli FI, has been placed under visitation by Cardinal Braz de Aviz. The...

Watch This Two-Month-Old Baby Say “I Love You” to Her Daddy - 5 months 1 week ago
Most 2-month-old babies aren’t able to do more than gurgle and coo, but an infant in a touching video gone viral is miraculously able to just about say ‘I love you.’ The adorable...

Top Ten Exercise and Training Mistakes of Women Over 35 - 5 months 1 week ago
Trainer Maryellen Jordan, owner of Positively Fit, makes the following observations regarding general oversights women over the age of 35 make in regard to exercising and training...

Former Catholic Brother becomes Religious Sister

The Curt Jester - 5 months 1 week ago
<Roto Reuters> CINCINNATI A married man and former Brother did something his church doctrine says he cannot do. Paul Hoeffer became a religious sister. On Friday, the Deer...

Prayer Requests

Catholic and Enjoying It! - 5 months 1 week ago
A reader writes: Prayer request for a woman I know with a difficult, high-risk pregnancy! Father, hear our prayer for a safe and healthy delivery for mom and baby. Mother Mary,...

The primate of Canada gets it!

Communio - 5 months 1 week ago
A friend mine sent me this photo of the Archbishop of Quebec, primate of Canada and cardinal of the Roman Church … at a parish function, and who is he sitting with? This is...

Faith formation student helps coordinate Postal Service food drive

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 5 months 1 week ago
Presentation Church’s ministry to the hungry in Maplewood just got a big boost, thanks to an 8-year old faith-formation student and the U.S. Postal Service.

Mother Kills Her Three Little Girls Aged 3, 2 and 2-Months Old - 5 months 1 week ago
In a shocking case of murder and infanticide Carol Coronado, 30, was arrested on suspicion of murder on Tuesday at her home in Torrance, California. She stands accused of killing...

Local Catholics learn to put faith into action

The Catholic Spirit (St. Paul, MN) - 5 months 1 week ago
Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute shapes leaders, disciples

Taking to the airwaves

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 5 months 1 week ago
I recently had my second book published by Our Sunday Visitor Publishing. “Making Sense of Saints: Fascinating Facts About Relics, Patrons, Canonization and More” has been timely...

Latin Holidays with the Familia S. Hieronymi

New Liturgical Movement - 5 months 1 week ago
The cultivation of the Latin language in the Church is a cause dear to the hearts of not a few NLM readers. The bond of Latin links us to the universal Church and her worship, and...

Louisiana Passes Bill That Could Close Three of Its Five Abortion Clinics - 5 months 1 week ago
The Louisiana state legislature today put the finishing touches on HB 388, the Unsafe Abortion Protection Act, that the Planned Parenthood abortion business says could close three...

Parish crafters make and repair floral arrangements for gravestones

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 5 months 1 week ago
OSHKOSH — Floral arrangements have long been used to spruce up gravesites, especially around Memorial Day. A crafts project at St. Jude the Apostle Parish helps make that look...

Now in its 150th year, Luxemburg parish keeps the faith

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 5 months 1 week ago
LUXEMBURG — Magnificent windows depicting the Nativity and Pentecost gleam brightly at both ends of the cruciform shape that is Immaculate Conception Church, touching the...

WPost probes hot debate on the banks of River Jordan

GetReligion - 5 months 1 week ago
I have crossed the Jordan River twice in my life and both times the experience was quite memorable. The river itself isn’t much to look at, but the social dynamics surrounding the...

He does good things where he’s planted

The Compass (Green Bay, WI) - 5 months 1 week ago
ANTIGO — Charlie Kirsch echoes the message of St. Therese of Lisieux, the church’s “little flower,” every time he enters the classroom. Charlie Kirsch (Lisa Haefs | For The...

There are sacristy entrances and there are sacristy entrances

Sacristies of the World - 5 months 1 week ago
The entrance to the sacristy of Bourges Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-Étienne de Bourges), in Bourges, France.  Splendid.  And daunting.  I hope there’s a back door for the...

God’s Plan for A Joy-Filled Marriage - 5 months 1 week ago
“Love one another as I have loved you.” John 13:34-35 Photo copyright 2014, Josh Hrkach As baptized and confirmed Christian/Catholics, Christ resides in each of us. If we...


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