Msgr. Guido Marini, the Master of Pontifical Liturgical Celebrations, announced that Pope Francis has modified the ceremony of investiture of the Pallium which takes place on the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul. In an interview with Vatican Radio, Msgr. Marini said the ceremony of investiture will take place in th...read more
"The privatization of salvation is the wrong path." These were the words of Pope Francis during his morning homily at Casa Santa Marta today. According to Vatican Radio, the Holy Father reflected on the first reading from the Letter to the Hebrews, in which St. Paul encourages Christians to "not stay away from ou...
“I would like the genuine joy that the children expressed to him not make one forget the scandal of evil that strikes them every day,” explained Father Matthieu Dauchez. The Director of the ANAK-Tnk Foundation revealed to ZENIT what went on behind the scenes of Pope Francis’ impromptu visit on January 16. Founded...
In a crowded Cathedral and streamed via Internet in five Continents, Cause of Beatification and Canonization of Chiara Lubich was opened in a ceremony presided over by the Bishop Raffaello Martinelli of Frascati. The news spread in the media, almost to confirm a dear and central concept of the thought and mysticis...
Quote for January 29th
“No one in the world can change Truth. What we can do and and should do is to seek truth and to serve it when we have found it."
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university. Q:I understand that technically anyone, even a woman, …read more
Obedience to the will of God is the path of holiness. This was the main theme of Pope Francis' homily during his daily morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta. Today's first reading from the Letter …read more
Boko Haram is determined to take its jihadist campaign beyond Nigeria. Its next targets include Niger, where—as reported in an email message from a woman religious working as a missionary in …read more
Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, archbishop of Seoul, will ordain25deacons as priests for the Archdiocese of Seoul and three deacons from religious orders on February 6 at the Olympic …read more
The Little Warrior St Therese said, “Whenever my enemy provokes me to combat, I try to behave like a soldier.” She reminds us that spiritual warfare is part of the contract when we are …read more
The Office of Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff has published the following calendar of liturgical celebrations at which the Holy Father will preside from February to April: …read more
This report is contributed by Oliver Maksan of Aid to the Church in Need -- "Thank you, thank you, thank you:” Suheila, an elderly Christian woman from Mosul was effusive in expressing her …read more
A Nigerian bishop fears that the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram will conquer the northeast of the country before the end of elections. In an interview with Fides, Bishop Dashe Doeme of …read more