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German prelates, Catholic organizations continue support for refugees

Catholic Culture - World News - 6 months 5 days ago
In recent days, German prelates and Catholic agencies have expressed their continued support for assisting migrants and refugees. Cardinal Rainer Woelki of Cologne has again...

Refugees in Lebanon plead with USCCB representatives for help

American Catholic - Top News - 6 months 5 days ago
BEIRUT (CNS) -- Myrna calmly begins describing the challenges she faces as a Syrian refugee in Lebanon, but soon breaks down in tears over the enormous problems that have upset...

Foot-washing ritual not limited to men, Vatican says in new decree

American Catholic - Top News - 6 months 5 days ago
VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Following a request by Pope Francis, the Vatican issued a decree specifying that the Holy Thursday foot-washing ritual can include "all members of the people...

Supreme Court to hear religious discrimination claim

EWTN - US Latest News - 6 months 5 days ago
Washington D.C., Jan 21, 2016 / 04:46 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The U.S. Supreme Court has announced that it will review a case about a Missouri Christian pre-school which was...

Leading Philippine bishop appeals for mercy toward migrants, refugees

Catholic Culture - World News - 6 months 5 days ago
Stating that “there can be no excuse for turning them away, and no justification for their ill-treatment,” the president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the ...

Joint Catholic-Orthodox statement on sanctity of life

Catholic Culture - World News - 6 months 5 days ago
Leading prelates of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the USA have issued a joint statement on the sanctity of ...

Daily Gospel Reflection for January 21, 2016

CatholicMom.com - 6 months 5 days ago
Today’s Gospel: Mark 3, 7-12 – St. Agnes The word is out, the “miracle man” is in town. Could all the stories about Him really be true? This is something we need to see: a man of...

Caritas, other humanitarian agencies appeal for end to Syrian conflict

Catholic Culture - World News - 6 months 5 days ago
Estimating that 13.5 million people inside Syria need humanitarian assistance, Caritas Internationalis, the Church’s confederation of relief and development agencies, has joined...

The car Pope Francis used in Philly is up for auction

EWTN - US Latest News - 6 months 5 days ago
Philadelphia, Pa., Jan 21, 2016 / 04:19 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The Archdiocese of Philadelphia and World Meeting of Families have announced that they have a unique way to raise...

Three Liturgical Changes We Need Now

Crisis Magazine - Church - 6 months 5 days ago
The very goal of the Christian’s life—true worship of God—is a subject too often brushed aside as irrelevant to question of transmitting the Faith, despite the growing urgency...

Vatican to care for homeless woman who gave birth at the edge of St Peter’s Square

Catholic Herald - 6 months 5 days ago
A homeless woman was offered a place to stay at a Vatican women’s shelter after she gave birth to a baby girl near the colonnade surrounding St Peter’s Square, a Vatican spokesman...

Preparing for the Apocalypse

Crisis Magazine - Church - 6 months 5 days ago
With hopes that I’m not falling into some heresy, I find myself persuaded by mainstream libertarian economists. Their general positions include: economic law of free markets with...

Morning Catholic must-reads: 21/01/16

Catholic Herald - 6 months 5 days ago
The Holy See wants Britain to stay in the European Union because leaving “is not going to make a stronger Europe”, Vatican “foreign minister” Archbishop Paul Gallagher has said....

Want to see the relics of St. Maximilian Kolbe? They're in the US right now

Catholic News Agency - General - 6 months 5 days ago
Washington D.C., Jan 21, 2016 / 12:09 am (National Catholic Register).- The major relics of Maximilian Kolbe, who was canonized by St. John Paul II, began an 8-month tour Jan. 15-...

Critical Lessons from a Child with Special Needs

Integrated Catholic Life - 6 months 5 days ago
“…in the Divine solicitude for children was the affirmation that there are certain elements in childhood which ought to be preserved in the highest manhood; that no man is truly...

Raised With Love: An In-Flight Conversation Plants a Seed

Aleteia - 6 months 5 days ago
In short, the mercy of God is not an abstract ideal but a concrete reality with which he reveals his love as that of a father or a mother, moved to the very depths out of the love...

A Pro-Life Leader Who Wasn’t Always Pro-Life Reflects on the Power of Conversion

Aleteia - 6 months 5 days ago
The Susan B. Anthony List was the pro-life answer to Emily’s List. While Emily’s List raises money to back pro-choice women’s political campaigns, the SBA List supports women who...

Caring for My Soul and Its Tabernacle Is a Labor of Love

Aleteia - 6 months 5 days ago
The beginning of 2016 saw me 10 pounds heavier despite having gone to the gym on a semi-regular basis last year. At first, I went with vigor, but my body told me with every step...

Catholic Quote of the Day — from Pope Francis

Integrated Catholic Life - 6 months 5 days ago
“Parents are called to teach their children to defend life, beginning with life in the womb, recognizing that life is a gift from God and an assurance for the future of humanity...

Encountering the Word — 2 Corinthians 12:9

Integrated Catholic Life - 6 months 5 days ago
A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” (2 Corinthians 12:9) Print this entry
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