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October 1, 2014

Iraqi couple finds courage in a Pope who suffers with them

EWTN - Vatican News - 22 hours 20 min ago
Vatican City, Oct 1, 2014 / 01:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- An elderly couple who lost everything after fleeing their home due to ISIS violence met with Pope Francis on Sunday, saying...

Patriarch Sako Calls on Muslims to Condemn Extremism That Distorts Religion

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 22 hours 57 min ago
Chaldean Patriarch Louis Raphael I Sako has called on Muslims to condemn violent extremism that distorts religion, saying he is sure that not all Muslims approve of the actions of...

Kneeless in Seattle

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 23 hours 20 min ago
St. Margaret beating the Devil with a hammer. A bit fuzzy…but hey! From Fr. Carota’s blog: I received this text message yesterday (Sunday) from a young man who is a member of “...

September 30, 2014

Family life requires love of God, say married synod participants

Catholic News Agency - General - 23 hours 24 min ago
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sep 30, 2014 / 10:58 pm (CNA).- A Brazilian couple who will speak at the upcoming Synod on the Family at the Vatican said they hope to convey the necessity...

What happens when you restore a church’s beauty?

The Deacon's Bench - 23 hours 33 min ago
Renovation, it turns out, can have some powerful side effects. In Crisis, Michael Tamara looks at some striking restorations of churches—including one in Brooklyn—and the impact...

Vatican Says Change of Mentality Required Towards African Refugees

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 23 hours 47 min ago
The Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations Geneva, Archbishop Silvano Tomasi, has called for international action to aid refugees in Africa. The papal diplomat...

You Want to Break a Kid's Heart?

Creative Minority Report - 23 hours 53 min ago
So I'm sending the seven year old girl and the nine year old boy to bed last night. Right as they were heading up my phone rang and it was my wife to discuss the weekend's...

Scientists Believe in Things They Cannot See

Integrated Catholic Life - 1 day 20 min ago
The opening line of the high school Prentice-Hall Chemistry textbook for the chapter “Atomic Structure” reads, “Have you ever been asked to believe in something you couldn’t see...

Exhibition of St Francis Xavier's relics preceded by catechesis

Catholic News Agency - General - 1 day 3 hours ago
Panjim, India, Sep 30, 2014 / 07:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Spiritual formation and catechesis are underway to prepare for the upcoming exposition in Goa of the relics of St. Francis...

“God has called me to to support his sons this way”

The Deacon's Bench - 1 day 3 hours ago
Photo: by Gregory A. Shemitz I had the privilege of meeting Rosemary Sullivan last winter during a retreat in Huntington. She’s the real deal. Someone described her to me as “the...

FOLLOW UP: Good news on the Spanish Front! – Spanish TLMs in D. Raleigh a success!

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 1 day 4 hours ago
Do you recall that just a while back I posted about a parish initiative launched by Fr. Paul Parkerson in Dunn, North Carolin in the Diocese of Raleigh?  HERE In his parish he...

Canadian Bishops Offer New Resource for Funeral Liturgies

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 1 day 4 hours ago
An inexpensive, user-friendly resource is being released by Canada's bishops, designed to help families and pastors as they plan the funeral liturgies for their loved ones. In...

Pope at Audience: Use Your God-Given Gifts

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 1 day 4 hours ago
Pope Francis has urged faithful to use the Holy Spirit’s gifts, received as God’s children and which nourish and enrich the Church and promote unity. Speaking to thousands...

Christ's Gospel Must Proclaim Hope to Families

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 1 day 4 hours ago
“Everyone aspires to succeed in their family life. Christ’s Gospel should proclaim a hope to families,” Cardinal Andre Vingt-Trois has said on the eve of the first of two Synod of...

Full Text of Pope's General Audience Catechesis, Oct. 1

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 1 day 4 hours ago
Below is a translation of the Pope's address at this morning's General Audience in St. Peter's Square. *** Dear Brothers and Sisters, Good Morning, From the beginning, the...

Thousands Attend Masses in Rome to Celebrate Life of Blessed Alvaro del Portillo

Zenit - The World as Seen from Rome - 1 day 4 hours ago
Two Masses of thanksgiving were celebrated Tuesday in the basilicas of St. John Lateran and St. Mary Major, respectively presided by Cardinals Agostino Vallini (Vicar General of...

¡Hagan lío! Taking HIM to the streets!

What Does the Prayer Really Say? - 1 day 4 hours ago
From the Catholic Sentinel: CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Attendance at Mass remains central to Catholics’ faith because they must be nourished by Jesus’ body and blood or they will not...

Prayers for Benedict Groeschel

The Deacon's Bench - 1 day 4 hours ago
The Cardinal Newman Society posted this on their Facebook page:  We received word from the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal that Father Benedict Groeschel, C.F.R., fell and...

Maine Governor Paul LePage: “I Am Against the Killing of Babies” in Abortions

LifeNews.com - 1 day 5 hours ago
With only 35 days until Election Day, Planned Parenthood’s campaign to elect pro-abortion candidates in November is in full swing. From running deceptive television ads to...

Bishop Conley to Catholics in medicine: strive to be saints

Catholic News Agency - General - 1 day 5 hours ago
Orlando, Fla., Sep 30, 2014 / 04:52 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic medical professionals can lead other people to God by dedicating themselves to holiness and following the...

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