Pope Francis made a surprise announcement that he intends to visit Sarajevo on Saturday, June 6th. The Holy Father announced his trip to the faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square during his Sunday Angelus address. "I would like to announce that on Saturday, June 6th, God-willing, I will go to Sarajevo, capital ...read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address before and after the recitation of the Angelus today to the faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square: * * * Dear brothers and sisters, good morning! This Sunday's Gospel reading (cfr Mk. 1, 21-28) presents Jesus, who, with his little community of disciples, ...
Then they came to Capernaum, and on the sabbath Jesus entered the synagogue and taught. The people were astonished at his teaching, for he taught them as one having authority and not as the scribes. In their synagogue was a man with an unclean spirit; he cried out, “What have you to do with us, Jesus of Nazareth? H...
In an essay published last December Peter Hitchens, brother of the late Christopher Hitchens, a renowned atheist, reflected on the importance of religion. In his essay, published December 3 on the Website of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Hitchens acknowledged that atheists can arrive at some moral prin...
Quote for January 30th
“Evil draws its power from indecision and concern for what other people think.”
― Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
Pope Francis expressed his condolences to victims of a tragic gas truck explosion that took place in front of the Cuajimalpa Maternal Hospital in Mexico City. The blast occurred on the …read more
This report is contributed by Robert Clarke of Alliance Defending Freedom. -- Recently, the European Court of Human Rights issued a judgment inParadiso and Campanelli v. Italy,which reveals a …read more
Father Robert Barron is the founder of the global ministry,Word on Fire, and the Rector/President ofMundeleinSeminary. He is the creator of the award winning documentary series, "Catholicism" …read more
The Vatican today released Pope Francis’ prayer intentions for February. The Holy Father's universal prayer intention for this month is: “That prisoners, especially the young, may be able to …read more
Roman Rite - Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time - Year B - February 1, 2015 Dt 18, 15-20; Ps 95; 1 Cor 7.32 to 35; Mk 1, 21-28 Ambrosian Rite - Fourth Sunday after Epiphany. Wis 19.6 to 9; Ps …read more
A mob of armed Muslim students stormed a Christian boys' school in Bannu, a city located in northern Pakistan, calling for its closure. According to Fides, the estimated 300 students were …read more
Your Eminences, Your Excellencies, Dear Brothers in Christ, With great joy I welcome you, the members of theJoint International Commission for Theological Dialogue between the Catholic Church …read more
He said that they live their faith without enthusiasm. To view the video click here http://www.romereports.com/pg160161-pope-s-mass-what-is-a-lukewarm-christian-enread more