Cardinal calls for novena to pray Supreme Court will move to...

WASHINGTON (CNS) — New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, chairman of the U.S. bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities, called July 19 for a national prayer campaign effort that “the change in the U.S. Supreme Court will move our nation closer to the day when every human being is protected in law and welcomed in life.”

God’s grace comes in unexpected, surprising ways, pope says

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — God does not conform to people’s expectations, and He often presents Himself and His graces in surprising ways, Pope Francis said.


Growing to better serve our Catholic families

When we lose a loved one, it never crosses our minds that the cemetery would not be able to accommodate our needs. We assume that burial space will be available whenever we require it. However, in some of the older corners of our country and around the world, some historic cemeteries have reached capacity.

Lent: A Time to Joyfully Return to Christ

As Catholics, we sometimes enter the season of Lent with a sense of somberness and woe. After all, this is a time of fasting, prayer and giving alms as we reflect on the suffering and death of Christ.



Saluda al P. John Nahrgang: Católico convertido atribuye su vocación a...

Para el P. John Nahrgang, el llamado al sacerdocio no provino de una educación Católica, sino del constante susurro de María en su corazón.

Saluda al P. Frankie Cicero: Problemas de salud recurrentes llevaron a...

Cuando Olga, la madre del P. Frankie Cícero, estaba el octavo mes de su embarazo, los médicos descubrieron que su hijo nonato tenía una condición devastadora: nacería con sus intestinos fuera de su cuerpo. Con una posibilidad de solo 2 por ciento de sobrevivir, Olga se aferró a una astilla de la esperanza.

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Former doctor transitions from healing bodies to healing souls as Crosier...

For the Crosiers’ newest priest, Fr. Alex Juguilon, OSC, holy orders wasn’t on his radar. The 48-year-old former doctor hadn’t even been to a church in three years when he first felt a tugging on his heart.




Prof battles hook-up culture in documentary on modern dating

A creative homework assignment at Boston College stemmed genuine — but short — date nights, a documentary and now a DVD on the challenge but importance of traditional dating.

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