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The Cuban government has issued a directive making Good Friday an annual holiday. The decision comes in response to a request made by Pope Benedict XVI to President Raul Castro during his Apostolic Visit to the country in March, 2012. The first Good Friday in decades to be recognized by the Cuban government –...read more
Articles from section "Arts and Culture"
Here is a statement of the GK Chesterton Institute for Faith and Culture regarding a canonization process for GK Chesterton. * * * Father Ian Boyd, C. S. B., Founder and President ofthe G. K. …read more
People are worried about bringing together the Scarecrows and Tin Men of the Catholic Church. But I know who the real hero ofThe Wizard of Ozis… Fr. Dwight Longenecker has published …read more
A group of contemplative nuns from Missouri put their prayerful singing onto a CD -- and it's been at the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Classical Music Chart for 13 consecutive weeks. "Angels …read more
"I'm not dead yet!" protests an old peasant in Monty Python's "Holy Grail" as he is about to be dumped on the cadaver cart. "In fact, I am feeling much better…" The same could be said of the …read more
While respected British portrait artist Alexander Talbot Rice was working on a painting of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, he came close to death in Afghanistan, suffered personal loss, and yet …read more