FILMS AND BOOKS

Many of these things are almost automatically accepted by many of us because progressive society rains the blame down like God did water for Noah.

Here we are, Divine Mercy Sunday, this first Sunday of April, the Month of Divine Mercy, and the Year of Mercy, so what could be more appropriate than Vinny Flynn’s new book: “The 7 Secrets of Divine Mercy”?

NEW YORK (CNS) — Did you know that the Catholic Church has an evil twin? To find this doppelganger, viewers need look no further than the ABC sitcom “The Real O’Neals,” which premiered March 2 and airs Tuesdays, 8:30-9 p.m. EDT.

Despite being a person of faith, deeply involved in Church life and a sinner ever seeking God’s mercy, I was raised in a scientific-thinking household. My father was a research biologist and this kind of thinking pervaded our lives, but never at the expense of faith.

As the mother of a child with Down syndrome, Sherry Boas has a special place in her heart and an intimate understanding of those who happen to have a third copy of their 21st chromosome.

Producers promise a narrative faithful to Scripture with visuals set in contemporary times meaning Christ will ultimately don an an orange jumpsuit while carrying His cross.

A new musical theater depiction of the Easter story will hit the big screen at nearly 300 movie theaters — including four in the Diocese of Phoenix — for a one-night showing during Holy Week.

It's an engaging dramatization that remains faithful to the underlying message of scripture even as it speculates about the childhood of Jesus, a topic on which the Gospels are virtually silent.

It's not very often that two movies come out around the same time about the same person — real, legendary or fictitious, making the release of two movies in two months about Jesus Christ — "Risen" and "The Young Messiah." — all the more notable.

https://youtu.be/bY73vFGhSVk NEW YORK (CNS) — Anthropomorphism runs amok in the 3-D animated comedy-adventure "Zootopia" (Disney). As with Disney's "Cars" franchise, which presented a world of automobiles...

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