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April 27, 2014

Popes John Paul II, John XXIII officially declared saints

Catholic News Agency - General - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Vatican City, Apr 27, 2014 / 02:29 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a packed St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on Divine Mercy Sunday, Pope Francis officially declared former pontiffs John...

Huge crowds gather for Canonization Mass - 2 months 4 weeks ago
(Vatican Radio) Tens of thousands of people are continuing to descend on St Peter’s Square and surrounding vantage points for the Canonization Mass of Pope John XXIII and Pope...

Candle-bearer holds prayers in her heart during canonization

EWTN - Vatican News - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Vatican City, Apr 27, 2014 / 03:05 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- One young woman's participation in today's canonization liturgy offered a special opportunity for intercessory prayer.

A reminder about today's canonization ceremony

Rorate Coeli - 2 months 4 weeks ago
The canonization ceremony of October 21, 2012 saw the introduction of a revised rite that was very similar to the one used prior to Pius XII. Rorate noted this reform on that very...

John XXIII and John Paul II’s canonisation: live blog

Catholic Herald - 2 months 4 weeks ago
HIGHLIGHTS John XXIII and John Paul II to be canonised in first double papal canonisation in history Pope Francis to read formula of canonisation, enrolling two popes among the...

Blessed John Paul II and prayer: one cardinal's witness - 2 months 4 weeks ago
(Vatican Radio) Veronica Scarisbrick brings you a feature focusing on the prayer life of Blessed John Paul II as witnessed by Cardinal Roberto Tucci Sj, the chief organizer of...

Divine Mercy Sunday

Catholicism Blog on - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Divine Mercy Sunday is one of the newer feasts on the Roman Catholic Church's liturgical calendar. Established on April 30, 2000, when Pope John Paul II canonized St. Maria...

Canonizations: And why not Mastai-Ferretti?

Rorate Coeli - 2 months 4 weeks ago
While this blog has editorialized in favor of accepting the canonizations today, one of my colleagues in Rorate has also argued that today's line-up of papal saints-to-be is short...

April 26, 2014


Whispers in the Loggia - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Here, the Vatican TV livestream of St Peter's Square as a day without precedent unfolds....-30-

Jesus and the Divine Mercy

Integrated Catholic Life - 2 months 4 weeks ago
On April 20th, we celebrated Easter Sunday. But the celebration did not end then, it continues. There are presently two Solemnities that are “continued” for eight days (Octave) –...

When Popes Meet!

Integrated Catholic Life - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Via Catholic News Service on YouTube — Pope Francis greets Pope Emeritus Benedict at canonization of Pope St. John XXIII and Pope St. John Paul II… Into the deep… If you liked...

Caption this

Socon or Bust - 2 months 4 weeks ago
“Yes, Bill, I see it too.  The end of the road for abortion.  Thanks for the ride, but you were no competition in the end.”

Pilgrims fill Roman churches in vigils before canonizations

Catholic News Agency - General - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Rome, Italy, Apr 26, 2014 / 08:45 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Parishes throughout the city of Rome were filled the evening of April 26 with pilgrims spending the night in prayer in...

‘Get Up and Don’t Be Afraid’

Socon or Bust - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Wow. Just wow. I don’t think the culture of death quite gets it. Let’s get it on!

Oregon country stops taking medical waste from B.C. over fears aborted fetuses being used to generate electricity

Socon or Bust - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Looks like Oregon is making the moves against the B.C.’s “Ministry of Health”.  There’s only so far decent government officials want to associate with the new and respectable dead...

New Law Aims To Increase Availability of Kosher and Halal Food In Emergency Assistance Programs

The Religion Clause - 2 months 4 weeks ago
AP in a report today calls attention to a little-noticed provision in the Agriculture Act of 2014 that was signed into law by the President on Feb. 7.  Sec. 4207 of the Act...

Court Issues Preliminary Injunction and Halts Other Rulings in Non-Profit's ACA Challenge Until Supreme Court Decides Hobby Lobby

The Religion Clause - 2 months 4 weeks ago
In Fellowship of Catholic Students v. Sebelius, (D CO, April 23, 2014), a Colorado federal district court issued a preliminary injunction barring enforcement of the Affordable...

From Tonight's Compline

Saint Louis Catholic - 2 months 4 weeks ago
Psalmus 87 [1]87:1 Dómine, Deus salútis meæ: * in die clamávi, et nocte coram te.87:2 Intret in conspéctu tuo orátio mea: * inclína aurem tuam ad precem meam:87:3 Quia repléta est...


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