VATICAN CITY (CNS) — In a new release of music for Advent and Christmas, multiple Grammy award-winning mezzo-soprano Cecilia Bartoli sings with the pope’s Sistine Chapel Choir.
CHICAGO (CNS) — The life of Fr. Augustus Tolton already reads like a novel and now it is immortalized on stage with the new play “Tolton: From Slave to Priest,” produced by St. Luke Productions from Battle Ground, Washington.
As long as we understand Catholic teaching on this issue, we will find Fradd’s book to be informative and well worth the read.
They answer a common request from parents: "Teach us how to pray, and then teach us how to pray with our children."
Everybody seems to have their own favorite saint; whole professions and vocations have their patron saints, and even some countries have a patron saint that stands out in their history. In the Southwest, we have Junípero Serra, OFM, who founded a total of 10 missions from Baja California to San Francisco.
"(The project) started out as a writing exercise because I teach creative writing. It turned out to be personal writing and ministry. I call it 'Heart and Soul Writing,'" she said.
It's available from En Route Books and Media, a small Catholic publishing company based in St. Louis that donates 10 percent of proceeds to pro-life causes, and other outlets including as an e-book.
Their delightful story is of value to all married couples and those who minister to them, and to anyone considering marriage as well.
OKLAHOMA CITY (CNS) — The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City has released a three-minute trailer to a forthcoming documentary on Fr. Stanley Rother, a U.S. priest who worked in Guatemala for 14 years until he was brutally murdered in 1981.
OKLAHOMA CITY (CNS) — La Arquidiócesis de Oklahoma ha emitido un video de tres minutos de un documental sobre el P. Stanley Rother, sacerdote estadounidense que trabajó en Guatemala durante 14 años hasta que fue brutalmente asesinado en 1981.