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English cardinal calls for ‘unambiguous legislation’ against ‘hateful extremism’ 2021-02-24 10:10:00CNA Staff, Feb 24, 2021 / 08:10 am (CNA).- An English cardinal called on Wednesday for “unambiguous legislation” to fight “hate

German Catholic bishops call for change to Catechism 2021-02-23 16:00:00CNA Staff, Feb 23, 2021 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- A German Catholic bishop has publicly defended his support for a book of blessings and rites for homosexual

Twitter restores Irish Catholic bishop’s post on assisted 2021-02-23 15:00:00CNA Staff, Feb 23, 2021 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- Twitter has restored an Irish Catholic bishop’s post about assisted suicide following a review. In t

German bishops’ conference elects first female general secretary 2021-02-23 14:00:00CNA Staff, Feb 23, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- The theologian Beate Gilles was elected general secretary of the German bishops’ conference on Monday

Former Vatican ambassador in Baghdad looks ahead to 2021-02-23 11:00:00Rome Newsroom, Feb 23, 2021 / 09:00 am (CNA).- When Cardinal Fernando Filoni served as the papal nuncio in Iraq in the early 2000s, he remained in Bag

Catholic leaders urge EU to be guided by 2021-02-23 09:05:00Rome Newsroom, Feb 23, 2021 / 07:05 am (CNA).- Catholic leaders in Europe have urged the European Union to be guided by solidarity, fraternity, and so

Pope Francis asks new bishop of divided Swiss 2021-02-23 08:00:00CNA Staff, Feb 23, 2021 / 06:00 am (CNA).- Pope Francis has asked the new bishop of a divided Swiss diocese to remain in the post for at least five ye

Vatican archbishop celebrates 90th anniversary of Divine Mercy 2021-02-23 06:00:00CNA Staff, Feb 23, 2021 / 04:00 am (CNA).- A Vatican archbishop celebrated the 90th anniversary of the first Divine Mercy apparition on Monday in

Children's book helps Catholics in Scotland consecrate themselves 2021-02-22 19:19:00Paisley, Scotland, Feb 22, 2021 / 05:19 pm (CNA).- A Scottish bishop has encouraged families and individuals to join him in a consecration to Mary by

Catholics press for further changes to Scotland’s controversial 2021-02-22 14:00:00CNA Staff, Feb 22, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- Catholics are pressing for further changes to Scotland’s controversial hate crime bill amid a la

Catholic bishop welcomes progress in cause of priest 2021-02-22 11:07:00CNA Staff, Feb 22, 2021 / 09:07 am (CNA).- A bishop on Sunday welcomed a step forward in the beatification cause of a convert to Catholicism who worke

Pope Francis on Divine Mercy anniversary: ‘Let us 2021-02-22 06:05:00CNA Staff, Feb 22, 2021 / 04:05 am (CNA).- Pope Francis urged Catholics to ask Christ for the “gift of mercy” in a letter marking the 90th

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Pope’s visit to Iraq should help minority Christians, New! 2021-02-27 00:00:59"We hope there will be more awareness that we are not guests but original inhabitants of the country.” Pope’s visit to Iraq should help m

Saints who had to set boundaries New! 2021-02-27 00:00:48These holy men and women made the difficult decision to distance themselves. Saints who had to set boundaries

Policeman gives elderly woman surprising gift after her New! 2021-02-27 00:00:47Neighbors used social media for good, and changed one woman's life for the better. Policeman gives elderly woman surprising gift after her wheelchair

Come to the heart of the Church: Virtually New! 2021-02-27 00:00:46Station Church Day 11: As close to the first pope as possible. Come to the heart of the Church: Virtually visit St. Peter’s

7 Things to love about being pregnant New! 2021-02-27 00:00:28I never want to forget what a blessing this time is. 7 Things to love about being pregnant

7 Miraculous prayers to St. Anthony of Padua New! 2021-02-27 00:00:22St. Anthony can help you find your car keys, as well as interceding for a miraculous healing. 7 Miraculous prayers to St. Anthony of Padua

#TomorrowIsSunday: 3 points in 30 seconds to prepare New! 2021-02-27 00:00:12Sunday's Gospel recounts the story of the Transfiguration. #TomorrowIsSunday: 3 points in 30 seconds to prepare for Mass

Retreat houses offer COVID-era spiritual direction online New! 2021-02-26 12:49:58Stress, isolation of pandemic leading people to reexamine faith life. Retreat houses offer COVID-era spiritual direction online

Cardinal Cantalamessa’s 1st Lent 2021 sermon: Repent and New! 2021-02-26 12:48:103 Components of conversion as seen in the three references of the New Testament. Cardinal Cantalamessa’s 1st Lent 2021 sermon: Repent and believ

Why Lent is a matter of priorities 2021-02-26 08:00:12St. Ignatius gives some helpful criteria for making decisions, which is actually a very Lenten practice. Why Lent is a matter of priorities

St. Joseph in art: An enigmatic and elusive 2021-02-26 07:00:24The original “strong silent type,” St. Joseph was so reticent that for the first 200 years of the life of the Church he was absent from Ch

Young Kenyan woman leading effort to turn trash 2021-02-26 06:00:47An innovative engineer has found an ingenious solution for waste byproduct left over after recycling. Young Kenyan woman leading effort to turn trash

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Somebody Needs To Be Dad 2021-02-22 06:00:00For Catholics, the Second Vatican Council (1962–65) stands as the key event of the last 60 years. It renewed the Church’s self-understandi

Ever Ancient, Ever New 2021-02-22 06:00:00Teaching Augustine on a college campus is an especially interesting experience these days. I get to expose students to Augustine, his life, world, tho

Essentially Fertile: Notes Toward a Land Ethic 2021-02-19 06:00:00In the decades since World War II, the U.S. has declared a war on poverty, a war on drugs, and a war on terror. All three of these campaigns were unqu

The Gospel According to John and Mary 2021-02-19 06:00:00Mary’s Voice in the Gospel According to John:A New Translation with Commentary by michael pakaluk gateway editions, 354 pages, $28.99 Continue

The Gratuitous Abundance of Books 2021-02-18 06:00:00Now and then when I am absorbed in lists of forthcoming books, whether in the delicious catalogues of university presses (now likely to be digital onl

Warning Signs in the Golden State 2021-02-18 06:00:00Liberals hope, and conservatives fear, that the Biden Administration will transform the nation’s values and public policies into those of &ldquo

Exodus, Lent, and Becoming a True Nation 2021-02-17 06:00:00Ten years ago, I began a most extraordinary Lent by walking up the Aventine Hill to the Basilica of Santa Sabina on the first day of the Roman station

The Lenten Presumption 2021-02-16 06:00:00Over the next 40 days, we join our Lord on the via dolorosa , the road of suffering, which culminates in his agonizing death on the Cross. We join hi

Bluegrass and the Bible 2021-02-15 06:00:00One way the Catholic Church has always fulfilled the mission entrusted to her by Christ is by confidently consecrating this world’s customs and

A Conspiracy of Goodness 2021-02-15 06:00:00Pierre Sauvage was 18 years old when he discovered that he was Jewish and that he had been born in Vichy France on the Vivarais Plateau in 1944—

The Global Christian Right 2021-02-12 06:00:00The Religious Right that rose and flourished during the 1970s and 1980s has been pilloried for some time and from all sides. Secularists attack it for

The Merits of Romney's Pro-Family Policy 2021-02-11 08:45:00Sen. Mitt Romney’s “Family Security Act” has come at precisely the right moment. The epidemic of loneliness is intensifying, and rat

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Man dies on his knees in front of 2021-02-25 19:01:00Mexico City, Mexico, Feb 25, 2021 / 05:01 pm (CNA).- A church in Mexico City was the scene on Sunday of the death of Juan, a man in his sixties who go

Who might be Cardinal Sarah's successor? 2021-02-25 18:44:00Vatican City, Feb 25, 2021 / 04:44 pm (CNA).- After Robert Cardinal Sarah's retirement as Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Disc

House passes Equality Act, which bishops warned would 2021-02-25 17:00:00Washington D.C., Feb 25, 2021 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- The House on Thursday passed the Equality Act, a bill that the U.S. bishops have warned would trample

HHS nominee won’t say if parents can refuse 2021-02-25 16:00:00Washington D.C., Feb 25, 2021 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- A nominee for assistant health secretary on Thursday wouldn’t say if government officials can i

Plan to exhume body of US-born nun buried 2021-02-25 15:00:00CNA Staff, Feb 25, 2021 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- A religious order announced on Thursday that it had withdrawn an application to exhume the body of its US-b

Where is Pope Francis going in Iraq and 2021-02-25 14:00:00Rome Newsroom, Feb 25, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA).-    In a week’s time, Pope Francis is expected to make history by becoming the first po

Former HHS official: Becerra could promote abortion internationally 2021-02-25 13:16:00Washington D.C., Feb 25, 2021 / 11:16 am (CNA).- A former official at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) warned Thursday that health se

Bishop: Mozambique’s persecuted Christians living an ‘experience of 2021-02-25 11:01:00Rome Newsroom, Feb 25, 2021 / 09:01 am (CNA).- Catholics living in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province have lived an “experience of the cro

Vatican abuse trial: Witnesses say allegations about youth 2021-02-25 10:00:00Vatican City, Feb 25, 2021 / 08:00 am (CNA).- Witnesses at the fifth hearing in a trial for alleged abuse and cover-up at a Vatican youth seminary tes

EU Catholic bishops criticize European Parliament resolution on 2021-02-25 08:15:00CNA Staff, Feb 25, 2021 / 06:15 am (CNA).- Catholic bishops across Europe have criticized a European Parliament resolution on Poland’s abortion

‘Roe v Wade’ film aims to accurately portray 2021-02-25 02:45:00Denver Newsroom, Feb 25, 2021 / 12:45 am (CNA).- The co-writer and star of a new film chronicling the courtroom drama of the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme

After suicide at Catholic services center, Seattle archbishop 2021-02-24 19:07:41Seattle, Wash., Feb 24, 2021 / 05:07 pm (CNA).- In the wake of a suicide at a Catholic social services headquarters in Seattle, Archbishop Paul Etienn