Latest News

Pages

October 29, 2014

Mexican Church responds in case of missing students

Catholic Herald - 5 months 4 days ago
The Archdiocese of Mexico City called for a “reconstruction of the country” in response to the disappearance of 43 trainee teachers in an act that authorities allege was authored...

Pope reflects on relation between Church's �visible and spiritual reality'

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
Continuing his series of Wednesday general audiences on the Church, Pope Francis devoted his October 29 audience to the relationship between the visible reality and the spiritual...

Scientist dismisses historian’s claim that Turin Shroud was made for medieval ritual

Catholic Herald - 5 months 4 days ago
A member of the team that carried out the only major scientific study of the Turin Shroud has dismissed new claims that the shroud was an item in a medieval Easter ritual rather...

Pope at Audience: The Church visible and spiritual

News.va - 5 months 4 days ago
(Vatican Radio)  “Often, we hear people say: the Church doesn’t do this …the Church doesn’t do that!’ ‘Tell me who is the Church? – ‘Well the Church is the priests, the bishops,...

Life is cheaper than salt: a Nigerian bishop facing Boko Haram

Catholic News Agency - General - 5 months 4 days ago
Maiduguri, Nigeria, Oct 29, 2014 / 04:13 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Bishop Oliver Doeme, who heads the Nigerian diocese which has suffered the most from Boko Haram, has lamented his...

Life is cheaper than salt: a Nigerian bishop facing Boko Haram

EWTN - World Catholic News - 5 months 4 days ago
Maiduguri, Nigeria, Oct 29, 2014 / 05:13 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop Oliver Doeme, who heads the Nigerian diocese which has suffered the most from Boko Haram, has lamented his...

Daily Gospel Reflection for October 29, 2014

CatholicMom.com - 5 months 4 days ago
Today’s Gospel: Luke 13:22-30 I’ve never been a fan of being last at anything; my competitive nature demands that I seek first place in everything I attempt, be it a board game...

FIUV Position Paper: Septuagesima, Vigils, Octaves

Rorate Coeli - 5 months 4 days ago
The Foederatio Internationalis Una Voce (FIUV), the world-wide federation of lay groups attached to the Traditional Mass, has since 2012 been publishing short 'Position Papers' on...

38% of Americans now �post-Christian,' say researchers

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
Examining data from over 20 recent surveys, two researchers from the Barna Group have found that 38% of Americans-- and nearly half of Americans born since 1984-- are "post-...

UST-Houston Increases Scholarships to Make ‘Excellent Faith Based Education’ More Affordable

Catholic Education Daily - 5 months 4 days ago
University of St. Thomas (UST) in Houston, Tex., will increase its scholarship funds to $14.8 million starting in the fall of 2015, the University recently announced. More...

Philippine bishops' conference rues death penalty, life imprisonment

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
The Philippine bishops' Episcopal Commission on Prison Pastoral Care has issued a statement opposing the revival of the death penalty, and the commission's executive secretary...

Pope says official exorcists show Church’s love for the suffering

Catholic Herald - 5 months 4 days ago
Exorcists, assigned to that ministry by their bishops, demonstrate the love and care of the Church for “those who suffer because of the work of the devil,” Pope Francis said in a...

Argentina's bishops denounce embryo destruction

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
As Argentina's lawmakers discuss legislation on embryos that come into being through artificial reproduction, the executive committee of the Argentine Episcopal Conference issued...

On God’s Responsibility for Atheism

Crisis Magazine - Church - 5 months 4 days ago
In spite of themselves, atheists can help to remind us of an important truth about God, that is, that he radically transcends the universe. It is God’s very transcendence that...

Does the Church Favor Capitalism and Democracy?

Crisis Magazine - Church - 5 months 4 days ago
Although the book is titled Papal Economics: The Catholic Church on Democratic Capitalism, from Rerum Novarum to Caritas in Veritate, it is really not about papal economics but...

Cardinal George on liturgical translations, abuse scandals, the �price of citizenship'

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
In an interview with America magazine, Cardinal Francis George of Chicago discussed his illness and addressed a range of questions. Strongly criticizing the English translation of...

English cardinal issues pastoral letter on synod

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster has issued a pastoral letter on the recent Synod of Bishops on the family. "You may have heard or read that this Synod has been about...

Juxtaposition for your consideration

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 5 months 4 days ago
So… Card. Müller of the CDF meets with SSPX Bp. Fellay.  Some positive things are said after their meeting. Then, Bp. Semeraro of Albano, where the SSPX HQ of Italy is, issues a...

Priest: Boko Haram negotiators may be swindlers

Catholic Culture - World News - 5 months 4 days ago
A spokesman for the Archdiocese of Abuja, Nigeria's capital, said that negotiations to free hundreds of girls kidnapped by the Islamic terrorist organization Boko Haram may be...

Catholic Quote of the Day — from St. Ignatius of Loyola

Integrated Catholic Life - 5 months 4 days ago
“It is not hard to obey when we love the one whom we obey.” (St. Ignatius of Loyola, Priest) July 31 is the Memorial of St. Ignatius of Loyola, Priest (1491 – 1556). Print this...

Pages

Subscribe to Latest News