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EWTN to Plant a West Coast Studio in the O.C.

3 days ago
On July 24, during the annual Napa Institute gathering in Napa, California, EWTN Chairman and CEO...

Bishops Slam “Unprecedented and Extreme” Atta...

4 days ago
Gotta love the bishops these days. As you already know, President Obama just signed an executive...

7 Things You Need to Do Right Now Before Your...

5 days ago
  Are you a slave to your iPhone?  Do your evenings revolve around the TV?  Are you...

Catholic Web Services

Sweet Tweets for April 25, 2014 – The “Popefe...

3 months ago
This edition of Sweet Tweets this week is being posted here at Catholic Web Services, because my...

Finding Images for Your Website & Blog

6 months ago
Google has just made finding images that you can use without worrying about licensing and...

Catholic New Media Conference in Boston

9 months ago

Catholicism Blog on About.com

Is Ascension a Holy Day of Obligation?

2 months ago
The 40th day of Easter is Ascension Thursday, the day on which (the Bible tells us) Jesus Christ,...

Ascension Thursday Sunday?

2 months ago
A reader writes: Why is Ascension Thursday a Holy Day of Obligation in some areas [of the United...

World Day of Prayer for the Church in China

2 months ago
In May 2007, Pope Benedict XVI released a Letter to Chinese Catholics, in which he asked that May...


Daily Gospel Reflection for July 28, 2014

1 hour ago
Today’s Gospel: Matthew 13:31-55 Parables can sometimes be difficult to understand. Today’s...

Old vs. New: Reflection for the 17th Sunday i...

16 hours ago
Readings for July 27, 2014: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time “Liberal” and “conservative.”  The...

Chapter 10: Happy {Jesus: A Pilgrimage}

22 hours ago
Welcome to our virtual book club! We’re reading Fr. James Martin’s bestseller, Jesus: A...

Chiesa Italy

Francis's Secret Friend in Caserta

5 days ago
He is not Catholic, but Pentecostal, a part of those Christian communities which are in...

Francis Speaks, Scalfari Transcribes, Brandm...

1 week ago
As a Church historian, the German cardinal refutes the notion according to which clerical celibacy...

Celestine V a Model Pope? The Myth and the Re...

2 weeks ago
Together with Saint Francis, Jorge Mario Bergoglio has chosen as his guide Saint Pietro del Morrone...

Church Mojo


1 month ago
Hey #GenXYZ! Just one week into general availability, Daniel Negari and the rest of us on the XYZ...

How Church Imitates Baseball – #OpeningDay

3 months ago
Opening Day in 2014 falls right after Laetare Sunday, giving us two opportunities to recognize that...

Mass Madness Church Brackets

4 months ago
March Madness brackets for Catholics and church-goers. Who do you have going to the Faithful Four?...


Blessed Titus Brandsma

12 hours ago
The Church’s liturgical calendar has a rather interesting friar, priest philosopher...

Saint James the Apostle

2 days ago
We honor Saint James, the Apostle. Scripture reveals that James was the first Apostle to be...

Francis is cafeteria Catholic – News flash

2 days ago
Pope Francis is a cafeteria Catholic, and he carries his own tray.

Creative Minority Report

No Speeches on Catholicism Allowed on London...

8 hours ago
I am really really dumb. I just read this story about a speech that was shut down at a London...

Everything Is Awesome (NOT)

1 day ago
If the ecumenism of the last 50 years had a theme song, it would be composed by Legos.Everything is...

Nancy Pelosi Says We Need Amnesty or the Ten...

2 days ago
Nancy Pelosi says that Congress must vote for amnesty because of the Ten Commandments."You could...

Credo Catholic

Lenten update

2 years ago
I knew it was going to be incredibly difficult.But I thought I would try it anyway. Giving up foods...

O happy Lent!

2 years ago
One of the things I've been wanting to tackle in my own life is discipline, so when I was...

Celebrating marriage!

2 years ago
Last weekend, my husband was invited to speak in Altoona atSt. Mary’s parish. It was a dinner event...

Crisis Magazine - Church

Middle Eastern Christians Face Calamity

4 hours ago
The Middle East is embroiled in chaos and what little remains of the ancient Christian communities...

Anglicans Choose Zeitgeist Over Christian Uni...

4 hours ago
On 14 July, the General Synod of the Church of England voted in favor of allowing women to become...

John Gerard, S.J.: The Adventures of an Eliza...

4 hours ago
In London, at a public place called Guildhall, Catholic prisoners were being examined. The chief...

Decent Films Guide

Review: Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)

1 week ago
With this sequel to last summer’s spin-off from the franchise that descended from Pixar...

Review: Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)

2 weeks ago
Wait, where did this movie come from? Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is so not the sequel to Rise...

Post: Scott Derrickson: The Epic Video Interv...

3 weeks ago
Scott Derrickson is such a great interview subject that it was hard for me to cut down our...

Defend Us in Battle

Help Fr. Kenneth Walker’s (FSSP) family atten...

1 month ago
It is the tragic story that rocked the Catholic community this week. If you can, please help his...

When Worlds Collide

2 months ago
So, I was thinking of maybe utilizing this blog again. Would that be regeneration 5 or is it 6? 7?...

Enter the Triduum

3 months ago
I was going to write a post about “Feet Washing” and then I realized why I haven’...