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Cardinal Newman’s time in Rome 2019-10-11 15:12:00Rome, Italy, Oct 11, 2019 / 01:12 pm (CNA).- Cardinal John Henry Newman, who will be canonized Oct. 13, is more often associated with Birmingham than

Disabled woman who narrowly avoided forced abortion to 2019-10-10 20:01:00London, England, Oct 10, 2019 / 06:01 pm (CNA).- A judge in England has decided that a disabled woman who is pregnant will be fitted with a contracept

English bishop: Remove stigma surrounding mental health care 2019-10-10 19:01:00Brighton, England, Oct 10, 2019 / 05:01 pm (CNA).- On October 10, observed internationally as World Mental Health Day, Bishop Richard Moth of Arundel

Polish bishops open beatification process for parents of 2019-10-10 18:01:00Krakow, Poland, Oct 10, 2019 / 04:01 pm (CNA).- The Polish bishops’ conference has agreed to begin the canonization process for the parents of S

Two killed in attack near German synagogue on 2019-10-09 12:00:00Berlin, Germany, Oct 9, 2019 / 10:00 am (CNA).- One man has been arrested and the search is ongoing for a second person after at least two people

Health professionals protest imminent Northern Ireland abortion laws  2019-10-09 04:51:00Armagh, Northern Ireland, Oct 9, 2019 / 02:51 am (CNA).- Health professionals in Northern Ireland are writing to the region’s secretary to prote

Polish archbishop compares LGBT movement to communist regime 2019-10-08 12:30:00Krakow, Poland, Oct 8, 2019 / 10:30 am (CNA).- The Archbishop of Krakow has compared the LGBT rights movement in Poland to communism. Archbishop

New cardinal says he relied on Eucharist, Mary 2019-10-08 02:49:00Kaunas, Lithuania, Oct 8, 2019 / 12:49 am (CNA).- One of the newest cardinals of the Church says he drew strength from the Mass and the Blessed Virgin

UK company apologizes for pro-life billboard aimed at 2019-10-07 19:00:00London, England, Oct 7, 2019 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- An advertising company has apologized for displaying a pro-life billboard in the United Kingdom, sayin

Tens of thousands protest France IVF bill 2019-10-07 14:23:00Paris, France, Oct 7, 2019 / 12:23 pm (CNA).- At least 42,000 people protested in Paris Sunday against a bill that would allow single women and lesbia

Commentary: 30 years of German unity, fruit of 2019-10-05 12:00:00Berlin, Germany, Oct 5, 2019 / 10:00 am (CNA).- Thirty years ago, prayers in St. Nicholas Church in Leipizig helped to bring about a peaceful revoluti

In England, Christian doctor loses trans beliefs case 2019-10-04 19:01:00Birmingham, England, Oct 4, 2019 / 05:01 pm (CNA).- An employment tribunal in England stated Wednesday that a biblical view of sex and gender is &ldqu

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Increase your love of the Bible with this New! 2019-10-14 08:00:01The prayer asks God to increase a love of the Bible in our hearts.

Loose, flowing hair is a symbol of penitence New! 2019-10-14 07:00:31“She began to wash his feet with tears, and did wipe them with the hairs of her head.”

Why you (and your kids) should breathe through New! 2019-10-14 06:00:47Turns out there's a lot of science behind the wisdom of nose-breathing.

The dog who waits for grace before meals New! 2019-10-14 00:00:51A recently adopted puppy named Pastis is taking to parish life quite well.

What the saints of Pope Francis say to New! 2019-10-14 00:00:29This pope has canonized 55 saints ... meaning he's given us 55 specific models of holiness with specific messages.

How millennials are making an old-fashioned British tradition New! 2019-10-14 00:00:25The "milkman" is back to solve a modern-day problem.

The spiritual dangers of ghost hunting New! 2019-10-14 00:00:17Halloween "ghost hunts" are on the rise as more people try to catch a glimpse of the paranormal.

Meet the five new saints of the Catholic New! 2019-10-14 00:00:15New saints include John Henry Newman and four women.

4 Simple notions to guide prayer with children New! 2019-10-14 00:00:12Praying with kids doesn't have to be stressful if you center it around these basic ideas.

The little-known story of Christopher Columbus and the New! 2019-10-14 00:00:08Two of the underlying motives that fueled this determination were the prospect of evangelizing the Far East, and the possibility of acquiring enough w

Why brooding is a sure way to destroy New! 2019-10-14 00:00:08This kind of behavior can be destructive, even more so than squabbling. 

Why does Rome have over 900 churches? New! 2019-10-14 00:00:07We've talked of the beauty of Rome's numerous churches, but why do they need so many?

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How Gay Rights Empower the Rich 2019-10-09 11:55:00The Supreme Court heard a group of cases   yesterday that will require the justices to decide whether the 1964 Civil Rights Act applies to homose

Humble John Henry Newman 2019-10-09 09:45:00As a Protestant, I reject the theology of the canonization of saints. But as an admirer of certain aspects of John Henry Newman’s legacy, I am g

What Kind of “Believers”? 2019-10-09 06:00:00This past June I was in the Munich area for four days, giving a public lecture on Evangelical Catholicism and doing a lot of media interviews. My host

Letters From the Synod–2019: #2 2019-10-09 00:00:00THE TENSIONS OF A PONTIFICATE Continue Reading »

Conservative Heroes 2019-10-08 09:20:00I graduated from Wyoming Catholic College in May. The college is nestled in the foothills of the Wind River Mountain Range, in the tiny town of L

Should Christians Admire Ronald Reagan? 2019-10-08 06:00:00Can Christians admire Ronald Reagan? Students at The King’s College, a Christian liberal arts school in New York City, live in ten residential h

Letters From the Synod-2019: #1 2019-10-07 06:00:00THE MANY MYSTERIES OF SYNOD-2019 Continue Reading »

Cancelling Debts in Cancel Culture 2019-10-07 06:00:00In a culture that has given itself over almost entirely to extreme moral accountability, mercy often appears dangerous and reckless.  Continue R

On the Eve of the Amazon Synod 2019-10-04 12:25:00As leaders of the Catholic Church prepare to open the Amazon Synod on Sunday, the fundamental question to ask is whether the focus will be on the Amaz

We Are All Children 2019-10-04 11:10:00A biweekly column about Jewish things. Continue Reading »

Conversations about the Common Good 2019-10-04 06:00:00In the middle of the night, I often find myself coming out of a dream from which not even a fleeting image remains, still not entirely awake, with an

Porn Culture and Political Courage 2019-10-03 06:00:00On Saturday,  The New York Times  published  a sobering report about the recent explosion of online child pornography. According to the

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Millionaire pornographers charged with sex trafficking in California 2019-10-11 18:00:00San Diego, Calif., Oct 11, 2019 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- The owners and two employees of two related pornography websites were charged in federal court with

The Amazon synod, by the numbers 2019-10-11 17:00:00Vatican City, Oct 11, 2019 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- The Vatican’s Amazon synod began this week. Over 200 people are gathered in the Vatican to discuss

Abortion funding fight looms over Senate appropriations process 2019-10-11 17:00:00Washington D.C., Oct 11, 2019 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- When the Senate returns for business on Oct. 15, it will have little more than a month to pass legisl

Sole private abortion clinic in New Brunswick to 2019-10-11 16:16:00Fredericton, Canada, Oct 11, 2019 / 02:16 pm (CNA).- Clinic 554, the only private abortion clinic in the Canadian province of New Brunswick, is closin

Cardinal Newman’s time in Rome 2019-10-11 15:12:00Rome, Italy, Oct 11, 2019 / 01:12 pm (CNA).- Cardinal John Henry Newman, who will be canonized Oct. 13, is more often associated with Birmingham than

Tax churches that oppose gay marriage, Democratic candidate 2019-10-11 15:00:00Washington D.C., Oct 11, 2019 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- A Democratic candidate for president has said religious institutions should be stripped of their tax-

‘Useless to pretend’: Vatican official dismisses German ‘binding 2019-10-11 14:00:00Vatican City, Oct 11, 2019 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- A senior legal official in the Vatican has dismissed the idea that a planned “synodal process&rdqu

Legal group warns about sex-selective abortion on Day 2019-10-11 12:13:00New Delhi, India, Oct 11, 2019 / 10:13 am (CNA).- On the International Day of the Girl Child, a legal advocacy group in India is drawing attention to

Praying for souls, and runs: The parish serving 2019-10-11 12:00:00Washington D.C., Oct 11, 2019 / 10:00 am (CNA).- In a rapidly-gentrifying Washington, D.C., neighborhood, a historic parish is putting the New Evangel

These are the four women being canonized with 2019-10-11 05:01:00Vatican City, Oct 11, 2019 / 03:01 am (CNA).- Pope Francis will canonize four women alongside John Henry Newman this Sunday. These women -- a stigmati

'Vos estis' should guide diocesan policy, advocacy group 2019-10-11 00:00:00Denver, Colo., Oct 10, 2019 / 10:00 pm (CNA).- The Catholic Benefits Association said last week that sexual abuse norms introduced by Pope Francis in

Texas Knights of Columbus work with Mexican Knights 2019-10-10 23:01:00Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Oct 10, 2019 / 09:01 pm (CNA).- Following an August announcement from the Knights of Columbus that the group would commit at le