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Author and monk Thomas Merton would have turned 100 years old on Saturday. He continues to be considered a leading Catholic thinker of the modern Church, on themes ranging from spirituality and prayer to social issues. A new book published by Ave Maria Press considers the “Franciscan heart” of Thomas Merton. ZE...read more
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An Italian publisher dedicated to the missions has published a booklet to aid in prayer for the Church in China, as May 24 is the World Day of Prayer for the Church there. Since China …read more
A second anthology of articles by Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger published in the American edition of "Communio" has just been released. Fourteen texts with an anthropological theme written by …read more
In time for this year’s liturgical cycle, Cardinal George Pell, archbishop of Sydney, published a book with reflections on the Sunday readings taken from Saint Luke. With some additional …read more
Addressing journalists today, Fr. Federico Lombardi, director of the Holy See Press Office, denied several claims made by Mehmet Ali Agca in a new autobiography that was released on January …read more
There are only a few days until the long-awaited release of the film The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, the first movie in a trilogy directed by Peter Jackson, based on the masterpiece by John …read more