Scottish bishops react to referendum - Fri, 19 Sep 2014
Following the decision of the voters of Scotland to remain part of the United Kingdom, the Scottish bishops issued a statement saying that their conference "recognizes and respects the ...
Vatican diplomat: the elderly should not be victims of a culture of efficiency - Fri, 19 Sep 2014
A leading Holy See diplomat has expressed concern about the ways in which the elderly are discarded by a culture that values economic efficiency above all else.
Archbishop Silvano ...
Nigerian bishop: Boko Haram now controls 25 towns - Fri, 19 Sep 2014
Comparing the brutality of Boko Haram to that of the Islamic State, a Nigerian bishop said that Boko Haram has taken control of 25 towns in northeastern Nigeria.
"We are faced with a ...
Iraq: bishop, residents return to town as Kurdish forces advance - Fri, 19 Sep 2014
Bishop Mikha Pola Maqdassi, the Chaldean Catholic bishop of Alqosh, has joined 75% of residents in returning to their northern Iraqi city, according to a report from the Assyrian ...
Before trip to Albania, Pope prays at St. Mary Major - Fri, 19 Sep 2014
In preparation for his September 21 apostolic journey to Albania, Pope Francis made a visit to the Papal Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, to pray before the image of the Virgin, Salus ...
Visiting the Sick Takes Christlike Courage
By MARK SHEA | We can be awfully smug when it comes to Old Testament taboos. Many people assume they were nothing but superstitious, pre-scientific attempts to avoid disease.
All this leads, of course, to a triumphant and confident conclusion that...
Pope Appoints Spokane Bishop Blase Cupich to lead Chicago archdiocese
By CNA/EWTN News | Pope Francis has appointed Spokane, Wash. Bishop Blase Cupich as the new shepherd of the Archdiocese of Chicago, replacing retiring Cardinal Francis George.
The 65-year-old prelate was named Chicago's new archbishop on Sept....
Civil Rights for the Unborn
By Therese Aaker | College Students Who Are Passionate About Life | The pro-life fruits of a college with a solid Catholic identity are always on display in the dead of winter in Washington.
In the bitter cold of a January day, a throng of thousands...
Family Guide to Vocations
By Susan Klemond | Book Pick: A Priest in the Family: A Guide for Parents Whose Sons Are Considering Priesthood | A Priest in the Family
A Guide for Parents Whose Sons Are Considering Priesthood
By Father Brett Brannen
Vianney Vocations, 2014
Cardinal George: No Moral Courage to Conform to Social Pressure, Personal Holiness and Much More!
By TITO EDWARDS | Francis Cardinal George: No Moral Courage to Conform to Social Pressure by Carl E. Olson – BigPulpit.com
Abortion Coverage Mandates at Nominally Catholic Colleges – Bruce Frohnen, Crisis Magazine
But Is It Art? – Donald R....
Vatican astronomer: Just a matter of time until life found in universe
U.S. bishops plan to be stronger advocates for Israeli-Palestinian peace
Scot bishops hope Catholics join public debate after independence vote
U.S. bishops emphasize importance of prayer during Holy Land pilgrimage
Doctrinal wars? Both sides fire over Communion for divorced, remarried