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was the first missionary bishop of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.Baptized David Jackson Kemper by Dr. Benjamin Moore, the Assistant Rector of his parents' congregation at New Yo ... discuss

Ancient Greek: πεντηκοστή [ἡμέρα], pentekostē [hēmera], "the fiftieth day") A feast of the universal Church which commemorates the Descent of the Holy Ghost upon the Apostles, fifty ... discuss

was born in Hertfordshire, England, in 1604 and graduated from Cambridge in 1622. He taught school for a while, came under Puritan influence, and determined to become a minister. In 1631 he went to Ne ... discuss

This report is contributed by Marta Petrosillo of Aid to the Church in Need: Almost two years since the abduction in Raqqa, Syria, of Father Paolo Dall’Oglio, jihadists grabbed a monk from th ... discuss

By Archbishop Jean-Clément Jeanbart I just returned to Aleppo from a trip to the US, where I did my best to explain our situation to American Christians in several major cities on the East Coa ... discuss

This report is contributed by Anto Akkara of Aid to the Church in Need Its faithful are very few in this majority Hindu nation, but Nepal’s Catholic Church—the nerve center for the resp ... discuss

Roman Rite Acts 2.1 to 11; Ps 104; Gal 5.16 to 25; Jan 15, 26-27; 16, 12-15 - Ambrosian Rite Acts 2.1 to 11; Ps 103; 1 Cor 12.1 to 11; Jn 14.15 to 20 1) Acceptance of the Spirit, the perfe ... discuss

Vatican City, May 23, 2015 / 07:48 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On the day of Oscar Romero’s beatification in San Salvador, Pope Francis sent a letter to the current archbishop, praising the martyr for ... discuss

There are some ashes in the brokenness of our lives that seem impossible for God to somehow bring beauty from them. The smoke is so thick and you feel you may never fully catch your breath or see clea ... discuss

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To know what we must do to change our hearts, let Jesus gaze upon you. During Pope Francis' daily morning Mass at Casa Santa Marta, he made this suggestion. According to Vatican Radio, the Pontiff ... discuss

For the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul on June 29, the Sistine Chapel Choir will be joined by the Anglican choir of New College, Oxford, reported Vatican Radio. On June 29, the two c ... discuss

Say it isn't so Joe? Say it isn't so?But no such luck as Vice President Joe Biden blasts Bible Believing Christians as being in the way, and violating the rights of the lgbt crowd simply because they ... discuss

Here is a message from the Canadian bishops' Standing Committee for Relations with Movements and Associations for Pentecost, celebrated this Sunday. * * * Dear Members of Movements and Associ ... discuss

Cardinal Kurt Koch says the Nostra Aetate declaration was a landmark in relations between the Catholic Church and other faiths. According to an interview with Vatican Radio, the President of the Po ... discuss

22 May AD 1688 After Martin Chemnitz and Johann Gerhard, Johannes Andreas Quenstedt may have been the ablest theologian of the Lutheran church in the period following the death of Martin Luther. A sh ... discuss

By Mitchell Kalpakgian, Ph.D. All of Jane Austen’s novel center on the all-importance of marriage as one of the major decisions in a man or woman’s life. They portray happy, ideal marriages as the ... discuss

For years the extremists on the left have been making all sorts of erroneous claims about Global Warming, now called Climate Change. They have perpetrated a gigantic lie and forced it down our throats ... discuss

This report is contributed by Daniele Trenca, Editorial Officer for the World Family of Radio Maria. May 13, 2015, the feast of Our Lady of Fatima, was chosen to begin the transmissions of Radio M ... discuss

This report was contributed by Alessandro de Vecchi. The wide and complex theme of light, from an interdisciplinary perspective, bringing together science, philosophy, theology and even magic. This ... discuss

  This reflection is contributed by Judy Klein from the Catholic Writer's Guild * * * I wish I could have captured that moment in time. Forever. It was silent, sacred, sacramental. ... discuss

  18-26 May 2015, Geneva, Switzerland Mr. President, The Holy See delegation wishes to note the importance and the timeliness of the theme for the general discussion. The recent Ebola ou ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: Think about the major policy undertakings of the Obama administration over the past six and a half years. It began with a “stimulus” that wasted trillions in t ... discuss

The Secretary General of the Arab League has welcomed "the Vatican recognition of the Palestinian state.” According to Fides, Nabil Elaraby expressed this sentiment along ... discuss

This report is provied by Eva-Maria Kolmann of Aid to the Church in Need In the face of chaos and ongoing violence in Ukraine, the head of the country’s Greek Catholic Church has reiterated h ... discuss

Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address during his Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter's Square.  * * * Today, dear Brothers and Sisters, I wish to welcome you because I ha ... discuss

“When the future of the planet is at stake, there are no political frontiers, barriers or walls behind which we can hide to protect ourselves from the effects of environmental and social degrada ... discuss

was born near Glastonbury in the southwest of England about the year 909, ten years after the death of King Alfred. During the Viking invasions of the ninth century, monasteries had been favorite targ ... discuss

Died near Hereford, England, c. 793-794. King Ethelbert had a considerable cultus as a wonder worker and martyr during the middle ages. However, some, such as William of Malmesbury, have misgivings ab ... discuss

Love this piece by Harvey Mansfield in this morning's WSJ: Give Michelle Obama A Break. If you read a speech through instead of relying on a sound bite clipped out of context, you might be surprised a ... discuss

The Church and government in El Salvador are preparing together for the beatification ceremony of Archbishop Oscar Romero of San Salvador taking place this Saturday, reported Fides. Local sour ... discuss

Here below is the Vatican-provided text of the address that Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin's gave this morning at Rome's Pontifical University of the Holy ... discuss

Dried Mushrooms Hanging from the Stove A while back, as we were studying about Russian in our chronological journey through history, I decided to research Russian restaurants in the Austin area. I rem ... discuss

NEW MEDIA SPECIALIST Internet/Social Media, FT EmployeeCatholic Pro-Life Committee (Dallas, TX)The New Media Specialist is a full time position in the Communications Department of the Catholic Pro-Lif ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: I used the verb “stupefying” to describe a long process in our nation’s schools that has produced several generations of Americans, dumbed down and resultin ... discuss

This report is provided by Eva-Maria Kolmann from Aid to the Church in Need. For one youth pastor in Bosnia, a dream is about to come true: Pope Francis will visit the country on June 6. Twent ... discuss

A major independent survey of Caritas groups around the world points to the best way to end hunger – help small farmers, especially as they try to adapt to the changing climate. The survey was u ... discuss

Here is a translation of the address Pope Francis gave Monday to the Italian prelates meeting for their 68th general assembly. They are considering the reception of the Pope’s apostolic exhortat ... discuss

"Our Christian and episcopal vocation is to go against the current: that is, to be joyful witnesses of the Risen Christ to transmit joy and hope to others is what bishops are to do." Pope Fran ... discuss

The Philippines is ready to welcome about three thousand ethnic Rohingya refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh, and both the state and Catholic Church agree this is the proper course of action. Acco ... discuss

The Catholic University of America (CUA), the sole Pontifical University in the United States, conferred doctorates in Theology honors causa upon the initiators of the Neocatechumenal Way, Kiko Arg ... discuss

Tweetby Caleb VanderWeide Pro-life activists today fight an uphill battle when they contact the public: the field of battle in which the member of the public advances on the subject of abortion, ... discuss

The Benedictine Monks of Norcia live a quiet life of devotion at their monastery in the pre‐Roman Italian town of Norcia, located in southeast Umbria beneath the slopes of the Sibylline Mountain ... discuss

Following the death sentence issued for fomer Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, Coptic Catholic Bishop has reaffirmed the Church's no-tolerance stance against the death penalty. Accordin ... discuss

50 years ago this August, the NIV translation was commissioned and the Committee on Bible Translation was born. After years of labor from a broad group of Evangelical scholars, the New Testament would ... discuss

A Texas mom has given birth to rare identical triplets — but the birth is even more extraordinary because two of the babies are conjoined twins. Representatives of Driscoll Children’s Hosp ... discuss

18 May AD 1160 Erik Jedvardsson (Edward's Son) ruled much of Sweden from 1150 to 1160. He headed a Christian kingdom bordered by various pagan realms, all of which shared an ancient tradition of figh ... discuss

  The Church's international charity organization has adopted a third patron, Salvadoran priest Oscar Romero, who will be beatified this Saturday. Caritas Internationalis’ General Ass ... discuss

Widely considered one of the greatest singing talents in the world today, Andrea Bocelli, will bring attention to the beauty of the family in a Vatican-launched initiative. Having sold more than& ... discuss

On Saturday, Pope Francis met with consecrated men and women of the Diocese of Rome. The Pope answered questions posed to him by some of those taking part in the meeting. Here is a ZENIT transla ... discuss

Caritas Internationalis 20th General Assembly 12 – 18 May 2015 – Rome Final Message Committed to the ministry of the Church in service to poor, vulnerable and marginalized  ... discuss

This sponsored post was prepared by Dr. George Scipione, Director of the Biblical Counseling Institute at the Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Pastoral work is a lot like combat. Y ... discuss

Fifteen years ago, a Claretian priest was violently killed and now his community is commemorating his life. According to Fides, in the southern Philippines' Basilan community, Bishop Martin Ju ... discuss

By MARY REZAC/CNA/EWTN NEWS | WASHINGTON — Nearly 1,000 United States priests made their own a petition to the fathers of the upcoming Synod, originally made public and signed by nearly 50 ... discuss

We learned last week that William Zinnser has died. He was known primarily as the author of On Writing Well, a classic guide to composing non-fiction. It is a book that has meant a lot to me ... discuss

The excellent 9Marks: Building Healthy Churches series is on sale today: The Gospel by Ray Ortlund; Evangelism by Mack Stiles; Expositional Preaching by David Helm; Sound Doctrine by Bobby Jam ... discuss

The commemoration of Florence Nightingale is controversial. On the one hand, she doubted or question many of the central articles of the Creed. On the other hand, she believed in God and devoted her l ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1064 Proper of Seasons: 979 Psalter: Tuesday, Week III, 1410 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 694 Proper of Seasons: 587 Psalter: Tuesday, Week III ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1049 Proper of Seasons: 976 Psalter: Tuesday, Week III, 1401 Christian Prayer: Ordinary: 689 Proper of Seasons: 586 Psalter: Tuesday, Week III ... discuss

Ribbon Placement: Liturgy of the Hours Vol. II: Ordinary: 1045 Proper of Seasons: 973 Psalter: Tuesday, Week III, 1396 Office of Readings for Tuesday in Week 7 of Easter God, come to my assistance. ... discuss

Invitatory from Ascension to Pentecost Lord, open my lips.— And my mouth will proclaim your praise. Ant. Come, let us adore Christ the Lord who promised to send the Holy Spirit on his people, a ... discuss

Pope Francis received the President of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) Mahmoud Abbas at the Vatican on Saturday. President Abbas was in Rome for today's canonization of two saints from Palest ... discuss

Lifting up his eyes to heaven, Jesus prayed saying: “Holy Father, keep them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one just as we are one. When I was with them I protected t ... discuss

Here is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis' homily at the today's canonization of Blesseds Giovanna Emilia De Villeneuve, Mary Christine of the Immaculate Conception, Mari ... discuss

Washington D.C., May 16, 2015 / 04:04 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Nearly 1,000 United States priests made their own a petition to the fathers of the upcoming Synod, originally made public and signed by nearl ... discuss

Lincoln Chafee, a former Republican senator from Rhode Island, announces his support for Obama on Thrusday morning in East Grand Rapids at the Obama headquarters. Paul L. Newby, II I The Grand Rapids ... discuss

I haven’t done a homeschooly post in a while and honestly, we’ve had a difficult year, but we are trucking along. In the beginning of the year I had ideas of how things were going to go, b ... discuss

Seventh Sunday of Easter or The Ascension of the Lord if it was transferred to Sunday “ ‘I do not pray for these only, but also for those who believe in me through their word, that they ma ... discuss

This report is provided by Oliver Maksan of Aid to the Church in Need. * * * "Pray for Aleppo. People are fearful as never before in recent years." Such were the words of Armenian Catholic Siste ... discuss

To view the video click here URL: http://www.romereports.com/pg161426-the-vatican-sports-coaching-and-character-en   ... discuss

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Pope Francis received in audience the Bishops of the Episcopal Conference of the Central African Republic, on the occasion of their "ad Limina Apostolorum" visit. The following is a translation of ... discuss

The following is a text of a homily given by Msgr. Henryk Jagodziński at the Pontifical Polish Institute in Rome. --- --- --- Even today persecution against those who believe in Christ cont ... discuss

  Pope Francis has appointed Monsignor Patrick McKinney, 61, as the bishop of Nottingham, England. Patrick McKinney was born in Birmingham, England, in 1954 and was ordained a priest in 197 ... discuss

“This grand event is a message of solidarity and encouragement to the Christians of the Holy Land, especially for those in all other Middle East countries, to those who have been forcibly d ... discuss

The 3rd annual "“The Children’s Train: A Journey Through Beauty” is set to take place at the end of the month. The event is part of the Court of the Gentiles, an initiative which aim ... discuss

Cardinal Luis Anthony Tagle of Manila was elected as the new president of Caritas Internationalis, making him its first president from Asia. Caritas Internationalis is a confederation of ove ... discuss

I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to attend a Mass in the Extraordinary Form recently.Generally, although one is offered in my diocese every weekend, the distance and timing, and my own S ... discuss

Here is a translation of the Message that the Holy Father Francis sent to the President of the Pontifical Council for the Laity, His Excellency Cardinal Stanislaw Rylko, on the occasion of the Interna ... discuss

This report is provided by Oliver Maksan, a reporter for Aid to the Church in Need. Pope Francis’ May 17, 2015  canonization of two Palestinians, Blessed Marie Alphonsine Ghattas and Ble ... discuss

On Wednesday, the Church and Sport Office of the Pontifical Council for the Laity presented the 4th International Seminar on “Coaches: Educating People.” The Seminar, which is being held f ... discuss

David Bentley Hart has done a lot of good work in response to the "new atheists," and he is described as an "Orthodox theologian and philosopher," but having read his recent comments in defense of uni ... discuss

The Bilateral Commission of the Holy See and the State of Palestine has issued a joint statement.   Yesterday, the Vatican announced that the Bilateral Commission issued the state ... discuss

Top diplomats to the Holy See were invited on Wednesday to share their views and express their hopes and expectations regarding the tragic situation of migrants through a joint initiative by the ... discuss

Joining Ginny for this weeks YarnAlong…Hello, there!! It's been a long time! I've been knitting so much as of late, it's terrible that I haven't shared any of it here. Every week I say that I'm goin ... discuss

This post is part of a series of articles asking and thinking deeply about hard questions. For more information about the series and where I’m coming from you can read the introduction. The Hol ... discuss

This will be a tough write. But let’s start with the book and the title. The book is At Home by Bill Bryson. And it is about all the changes that took place around the 1850’s. It appears a ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.I've been praying the Liturgy of the Hours (LOH) - Morning and Evening prayers, mostly - constantly since 2002. I have said it before and say again, the LOH form the "booke ... discuss

Here is the text released today by the Bilateral Commission of the Holy See and the State of Palestine: * * * On 13 May 2015, the Bilateral Commission of  ... discuss

The military profession shows its nobility and its need especially when it is placed at the service of good causes such as the pursuit of peace, respect for the law, the protection of the poor and the ... discuss

U.S. Bishops have denounced the immigration industry as inhuman and have called for urgent reform According to Fides, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) denounced, through a r ... discuss

Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address during his Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter's Square. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! Today’s catechesis is li ... discuss

Cardinal George Pell has said the family is very resilient, but by the same token, just about everywhere in the Western world it is under pressure. The prefect of the Secretariat of the Econ ... discuss

Pope Francis has given families some practical advice during this morning's General Audience in St. Peter's Square. Continuing with his catecheses on the family, the Holy Father reminded the f ... discuss

So, you're adopting from The Philippines. You've waited, been matched, paid fees, waited for documents, waited for clearances and waited a little more for good measure.  And then, all of a sudden ... discuss

Munich, Germany, May 12, 2015 / 08:18 pm (CNA).- Last week, the German bishops’ conference announced it is changing its labor laws such that contracting a civil marriage after divorce or enterin ... discuss

Here is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis' homily at the Opening Mass of Caritas Internationalis' General Assembly. The mass was held this afternoon in St. Peter's Basilica. * * * ... discuss

TABLE OF CONTENTS: The Libyan Revolution and the Benghazi Affair Begins During the January 25 Revolution in Egypt Hillary Clinton’s Admission to Ordering the Toppling of Muammar Gaddafi The Ro ... discuss

The 20th General Assembly of Caritas Internationalis was presented on Tuesday in the Holy See Press Office, attended by its President, Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga, who is concluding his eight-y ... discuss

Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, is the CEO of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation and the English Language Assistant to the Holy See Press Office. * * * Your Excellency Bishop Persico, Dr. Tayl ... discuss

The Council of Heads of Catholic Churches in the Holy Land held a massive festival on May 8 at the Rosary Sisters College marking the upcoming canonization of St. Marie-Alphonsine Ghattas and St. Mary ... discuss

The Episcopal Conference of Cuba confirmed that Pope Francis will visit the island nation from September 19th – 22nd. The visit will precede the Holy Father's trip to the United States. The r ... discuss

Former Gov. Lincoln Chafeeby Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: Is Hillary Clinton supporting policies that are un-American? So says her potential rival for the Democratic nomination, former Rhode I ... discuss

More than two hundred years ago, the United States of America was founded as a Christian nation and as a haven of religious liberty by men whose ancestors had fled religious persecution in Europe. Tod ... discuss

Here is a translation of Pope Francis' address to the Episcopal Conference of Togo, who are in Rome for their “ad Limina Apostolorum" visit. * * * Dear Brother Bishops, I give you my we ... discuss

The Vatican has unveiled a new stamps issue which commemorates Pope Francis' visit to the Italian island of Lampedusa in 2013 and the 150th anniversary of the Italian Coast Guard. ... discuss

Pope Francis sent a message to participants for the 5th Annual March for Life in Italy. The Holy Father gave his greetings during his Regina Caeli address yesterday to the faithful gathered in St. ... discuss

On Saturday, Pope Francis received the Bishops of Mozambique who were in Rome for their “ad Limina Apostolorum" visit. * * * Dear Brothers in the Episcopate! You are welcome ad limina A ... discuss

Care for and defense of the family were at the heart of Pope Francis’ remarks to bishops of Mozambique. Speaking to the bishops Saturday in the Vatican who are in Rome for their a ... discuss

Martyred c.866. Saint Fremund is sometimes depicted as a king, but it is more likely that he was a noble man's son, although he may have been related to St.Edmund, King of East Anglia. He was born in ... discuss

Recently, I was talking with another mom about children -- about almost-adult children, children who are on the brink of independence but not fully ready for it, children who are no longer children, r ... discuss

Despite not being worthy of His Love, Jesus loves us. This was what Pope Francis reminded the faithful this afternoon during his Regina Coeli address in St. Peter's Square, saying we are to imita ... discuss

“If the Pope keeps going the way he’s going, I’ll come back to the Catholic Church.” According to Vatican Radio, President of Cuba, Raul Castro, made this statement in a p ... discuss

Below is the Vatican-provided text of the message Pope Francis sent to His Holiness Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark: *** To His Holiness Taw ... discuss

Jesus said to his disciples: “As the Father loves me, so I also love you. Remain in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s co ... discuss

To view the video, click here: http://www.romereports.com/pg161349-u-s-official-christians-may-be-facing-worst-persecution-in-millenia-en ... discuss

To view the video, click here: http://www.romereports.com/pg161353-almost-1-000-pilgrims-from-one-of-europe-s-most-atheist-countries-visit-the-pope--en ... discuss

Here below is  a translation of Pope Francis’ address before and after the recitation of the Regina Coeli this afternoon in St. Peter’s Square: *** Before the Regina Coeli: D ... discuss

I am not surprised when public schooled kids are good kids and have a decent education (after all, most homeschooling parents are also graduates of public schools so have some first hand experience). ... discuss

French Mahal Volunteers fighting in the Negev, 1948 My book The Left is Seldom Right (New English Review Press, 2011) provoked numerous letters to me from former Leftists who praised it and did not av ... discuss

When my last Rebelution article was posted, I was absolutely overwhelmed by the comments in response to it. I had no idea that so many other people had shared my experiences. After posting it, Brett ... discuss

Vatican City, May 8, 2015 / 06:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In tune with his knack for making history, Pope Francis' Year for Mercy will include things no other jubilee has: worldwide “missionaries o ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli Wesley J. Smith comments on the new California bill that would require pro-life pregnancy resource centers to refer clients for abortions. ... discuss

As Europe and the world celebrate Victory in Europe day and the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Pope Francis is praying that the human race might learn from the past. The Holy Father n ... discuss

Pope Francis has called for athletes to remember they have a mission to be role models. Speaking to the Italian Tennis Federation this afternoon in the Vatican, the Pope told its members that ... discuss

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Pope Francis met today with a group of Pentecostal pastors from around the world. According to a statement released by the Holy See Press Office, the Holy Father met with the group in a meetin ... discuss

Here below is a translation of Pope Francis' address to members of the Italian Tennis Federation this afternoon in the Vatican's Paul VI Hall: * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! ... discuss

The statutes of the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors have been approved for a three-year trial period. Pope Francis established the commission in March of 2014. On 21 April, Ca ... discuss

The Vatican has released the Pope’s Program to Latin America this July. This morning, the Holy See Press Office released the Pope’s itinerary for his July 5-13 visit to Ecuador, Bolivia ... discuss

Pope Francis received in audience today the Prelates of the Episcopal Conference of Mali on the occasion of their Visit “ad Limina Apostolorum.” Here is a translation of the text of the ... discuss

Pope Francis received in audience, in Paul VI Hall, the Directors and Athletes of the Lazio Sports Society. Here is a translation of the Pope’s address to those present. * * * Friends o ... discuss

When Pope Francis canonizes Junípero Serra during his trip to the US this September, he will be sending an important message to immigrants, says Archbishop José Gomez of Los A ... discuss

The third National Week for Life and the Family will be celebrated across Canada May 10-17, in accordance with the plans, priorities and resources of each diocese. Again this year, the Ca ... discuss

To view the video click here URL: http://www.romereports.com/pg161326-cardinal-parolin-vatican-will-continue-to-support-rapprochement-between-the-us-and-cuba-en ... discuss

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Below is the Vatican-provided text of the Statues of the Institution of a Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors and the Chirograph of Pope Francis for the commission's inst ... discuss

Here below is the statement by Archbishop Bernardito Auza, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer of the Holy See, to the United Nations at the Security Council Open Debate in New Yo ... discuss

"A Church where its people are always arguing and there are lobbies and people are betraying their brothers and sisters, is a Church where there is no Holy Spirit!" Pope Francis made this strong ... discuss

was born about 1342, and when she was thirty years old, she became gravely ill and was expected to die. Then, on the seventh day, the medical crisis passed, and she had a series of fifteen visions, or ... discuss

REad this, by Jonah Goldberg at NRO.  Within the article, he tells the story of the composition teacher at a community college who will not correct papers for grammar because good English is the doma ... discuss

In the midst of the ongoing conflicts, European Christians must intercede with prayer and work actively together toward peace and dialogue. Pope Francis said these words this morning ... discuss

Here are the speaking notes for an address given Wednesday by Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin at a consultation day for diocesan communications officers. * * * I think that I should begin b ... discuss

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Here is a translation of Pope Francis' address to members of the Joint Committee of the Conference of European Churches (CEC) and the Council of European Bishops’ Conferences (CCEE) this mo ... discuss

“May your sports club always be an open house, where you are able to experience brotherhood and harmony among people.” Pope Francis made this statement when speaking this morning to mem ... discuss

How can you tell it is true love? Pope Francis explored this topic during his daily Mass at Casa Santa Marta this morning. Reflecting on today’s Gospel when Jesus 'asks us to remain in his lo ... discuss

(died 7 May 721) was an Angle bishop during the time of the kingdom of Northumbria. He was the Bishop of Hexham and then the Bishop of York which was the most important religious designation in the ar ... discuss

Frank Marshall Davis (left), young Barack Obama (right) “There’s going to be a revolution. We need to be organized and grow the movement.”  — Young Barack Obama, as quoted by former acquaint ... discuss

The Vatican has released a prayer and logo for the Extraordinary Year of Mercy called by Pope Francis. During a press conference held Tuesday in the Vatican press office, Archbishop Salvatore ... discuss

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This report is provided by Oliver Maksan of Aid to the Church in Need. * * * In an interview at his official residence, Cardinal Bechara Rai told international Christian charity Aid to the Churc ... discuss

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Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Easter(Click here for readings) By Benedict Augustine“Just as a branch cannot bear fruit on its own unless it remains on the vine,so neither can you unless yo ... discuss

Pope Francis has named Father Valentin Cabbigat Dimoc, 46, as apostolic vicar of Bontoc-Lagawe, Philippines. Valentin Cabbigat Dimoc was born in Lagawe, Philippines, in 1969 and was ordained a prie ... discuss

  European leaders have been called to act. More than 1,750 people have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to seek refuge in Europe from their conflict-torn homelands through ... discuss

While in St. Peter's Square for his weekly General Audience this morning, Pope Francis met with members of a famous basketball team from the United States. According to Vatican ... discuss

Ahead of the Pope’s visit to the United States in September, the Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus says that “America must have a culture of life in its future and that is a princi ... discuss

Christian marriage is not merely a ceremony that is done in the church, with flowers, dress, photos, but "is a sacrament that takes place in the Church and makes the Church." During his w ... discuss

Click here to view the embedded video. “I think the greatest sin in the world is bringing children into the world — that have disease from their parents, that have no chance in the world to be a h ... discuss

ENGLISH TEACHER Education: Middle/High School, PT ContractMarist Catholic High School (Eugene, OR).67 FTE teaching position available in a Catholic high school w/potential for increase in FTE status. ... discuss

Cardinal Oscar Maradiaga, archbishop of Tegucigalpa met with hundreds of Mexican and Central American immigrants held in a detention center in Texas. According to Fides, the Honduran prelate was ac ... discuss

Pope Francis has named Auxiliary Bishop Denis Grondin of Quebec as the archbishop of Rimouski, Quebec. He succeeds Archbishop Pierre-André Fournier who died in office January 10 ... discuss

“Especially for young people, it is important to understand what made the Holocaust—this transgression of civilization—possible,” said the German Chancellor Angela Merkel. T ... discuss

Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches, concluded his visit to Iraq with a meeting with the bishops of the country with the entities that form the ROACO (Riuni ... discuss

Christians are not masochistic, but rather trust in God when difficulties arise.  These were the words of Pope Francis during his homily at Casa Santa Marta this morning. According to Vatican ... discuss

                 C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and their colleagues in the Inklings wanted to write fiction that woul ... discuss

Brothers and Sisters: Peace be with you.Frequently, Internet atheistic aces challenge me to provide evidence and/or proof for the existence of God. Almost all the time the proof they demand is, on its ... discuss

Rosa Parks (1913-2005), who was credited as the catalyst for the Civil Rights Movement who was arrested for refusing to give up her seat so that a white man could sit, Dec. 1, 1955 The American lexico ... discuss

Born Penelope in Magedon of Persia during the reign of Constantine the Great (306-337 AD) of the governor Licinius and his wife Licinia. One day, while sitting in the tower her father had built for he ... discuss

ENGLISH TEACHER Education: Middle/High School, PT EmployeeMount de Sales Academy (Catonsville, MD)Mount de Sales Academy seeks to hire an ENGLISH TEACHER for the 2015-2016 academic year. Interested c ... discuss

For Britain, it is May Day. May Day was last Friday. The First of May has been a traditional holiday in Britain and Europe for centuries. Since the French Revolution, however, May Day represented work ... discuss

Whether it's Pope Francis' collaborator on the upcoming encyclical, Cardinal Peter Appiah Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace or Cardinal John Onaiyekan, Archbishop ... discuss

Below is the Vatican-provided translation of Pope Francis’ homily Saturday afternoon during Mass at Rome's Pontifical North American College on the Day of Reflection on "Blessed Junipe ... discuss

Prior to embarking on his first Apostolic Visit to the US in September, Pope Francis noted that the canonization of Blessed Junipero Serra, like those of other American saints, speak to the deep ... discuss

Ahead of Pope Francis' Apostolic Visit to the United States in September, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington DC, says that "to hear the true story of Junipero Serra is a blessin ... discuss

Pope Francis received the bishops of Congo on the occasion of their ad limina visit this morning and exhorted them to freely proclaim the Gospel in a credible way.   After pr ... discuss

Cardinal Nichols meets homosexual group QUEST, March 2015The Archbishop of Westminster, Vincent Cardinal Nichols, is scheduled to celebrate Mass for “LGBT Catholics Westminster” at the Church of t ... discuss

If I’m honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all. Belgian-English actress and singer Audrey Hepburn was born on this day in 1929. (died 1993) Star Wars may be th ... discuss

By Catherine Mendenhall-Baugh Miscarriages, still born births, loss of children, it’s all so incredibly hard on parents. When I had a miscarriage I learned they were not uncommon. Knowing this didn ... discuss

Christians are called to be like the branches on a vine and “bring fruits of this common belonging to Christ and to the Church” to the world. This was the central theme of Pope Francis&# ... discuss

Jesus said to his disciples: “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine grower. He takes away every branch in me that does not bear fruit, and every one that does he prunes so that it bears ... discuss

 Bishop Brian Farrell, LC, Secretary of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of Christian Unity, ordained 20 Legionaries of Christ deacons in the chapel of the Legion of Christ’s Center ... discuss

Here is the translation of the Holy Father’s address before and after the recitation of the Regina Coeli to the faithful gathered in St. Peter’s Square today: * * * Dear brothers and s ... discuss

Vatican City, May 2, 2015 / 05:44 pm (CNA).- The Synod of Bishops began receiving in April responses to a questionnaire that had been sent to dioceses the world over in preparation for October's Synod ... discuss

The Kindle deals have been ultra-slow lately. You may like The End for Which God Created the World by Jonathan Edwards (modern English) at $2.99, or Good News for Those Trying Harder by Dave K ... discuss

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Pope Francis expressed his condolences following the death of Cardinal Giovanni Canestri, Archbishop Emeritus of Genova. He passed away several months before his 97thbirthday. In a telegram sent to ... discuss

Yesterday, Pope Francis received, in the Paul VI Hall, the Community of Christian Life (CVX) and the Students’ Missionary League, on the occasion of the opening of the Italian National Congress ... discuss

Pope Francis green lit a proposal from the Council of Cardinals and established a commission that will study and implement reforms following the Vatican Media Committee’s final report. The ini ... discuss

A concert will be held not only with but also for the poor. Thus described is the initiative organized to support Pope Francis’ charitable works. It will take place at the Paul VI Hall on May 14 ... discuss

On Thursday, Pope Francis met with the Community of Christian Life (CVX) and the Student Missionary League, for the inauguration of the National Conference of the two Italian groups, based on Ignatian ... discuss

Madrid, Spain, May 1, 2015 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Kayla Mueller, the young human rights activist who was killed earlier this year while being held hostage by ISIS, was a woman of faith with a he ... discuss

Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for Eastern Churches, spoke Wednesday at the opening of a symposium “Christians in the Middle East: what future?” organised by the San ... discuss

Here is the April 29 statement by Archbishop Bernadito C. Auza, Permanent Representative of the Holy See to the United Nations in New York, at the Ninth Review Conference of the Treaty ... discuss

The Pope will be praying this month for Christians engaged in battling the culture. The Apostleship of Prayer announced the intentions chosen by the Holy Father for the month of May. His universal ... discuss

1 May, New Testament People frequently confuse Philip the Apostle with Philip the Deacon, whose story is included in the Acts of the Apostles. See Acts 6:1-6; 8:5-40; and Acts 21:7-9 for accounts fro ... discuss

With respect to providing for upward mobility, the most important social mobility function a government can perform may be that of education.  In an open society, education gives each citizen the opp ... discuss




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