A top Vatican officialhas said the revolution taking place in the Church is not just of advancing women, but also laypeople. In an interview with ZENIT, Flaminia Giovanelli, the under-secretary of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, a position appointed by the Pope, spoke on the role of women in the Ch...read more
Pope Francis has sent a thank you note to a 14-year-old girl in Ireland. The Holy Father wrote Nicole Kane of County Carlow, Ireland, a personal letter thanking her for being “such a support” to her mother, who was sexually abused, reported the Irish Times on Wednesday. "Thank you for writing to me,” the Pope’s...
Here is a July 25 statement fromBishop Anthony B. Taylor of Little Rock, Arkansas, regarding the humanitarian crisis at the US-Mexico border. * * * For the last four years I have served as a member of the Committee on Migration of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. In that capacity, I visited El Salvador...
By Robert Clarke of Alliance Defending Freedom The United Kingdom’s Supreme Court handed down a landmark decision at the end of June concerning assisted suicide. InR (Nicklinson & Anor) v. Ministry of Justice;R (AM) v. DPP, the court ruled that Britain’s law, which criminalizes assisted suicide, should not ...
Quote for July 31st
"Those who love to be feared fear to be loved."
Saint Francis de Sales
1) Bread of Life: Bread of heaven and bread of the earth. This Sunday’s Gospel, with the narration of the multiplication of the loaves, shows the loving compassion of Christ towards …read more
An order of sisters, a former state Catholic Conference leader and an archdiocesan social justice director received the 2014 People of Life Award for lifetime commitment to the pro-life …read more
CardinalOscar AndrésRodríguez Maradiaga, who is the president of Caritas Internationalis and one of Pope Francis' cardinal-advisors, has released a statement on the Gaza crisis. * * * Since …read more
Many of us have been very surprised that in the preaching of Pope Francis, one subject returns so frequently: the devil. For Francis, the devil is not a myth, but a real person. In one of his …read more
The Vatican has released details of Pope Francis' visit toAlbania’s capital city of Tirana on September 21. Earlier this summer, the Vatican announced the visit which will mark the second …read more
-- Jeremiah 26:1-9 Psalm 69:5,8-10,14 Matthew 13:54-58 After King Jehoiakim was installed as a vassal king of Judah in 609 B.C., "Jeremiah took center stage in Jerusalem by preaching his …read more
The Vatican has published the following list to show the highlights of the activities of Pope Francis and the Holy See during the months of May to July 2014. *** May: 2: Audience with the …read more
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