On Sunday, Fr Trevor Chicoine, who was ordained in June, celebrated his first Missa cantata for the regularly scheduled Extraordinary Form Mass at St Anthony’s Catholic Church in Des Moines, Iowa. The Latin Mass community there has been going strong for a long time, since the days of the indult, with the support of the pastor, Mons. Show More Summary
J. K. Rowling’s children’s charity, Lumos, is a finalist for a $100 million grant from the John D and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation! Lumos, along with two of its partners, Catholic Relief Services and Maestral International, is one of four finalists in the 100&Change competition. The Lumos website has a wonderful, detailed description of this interesting...read more!
I suppose it is only to state the obvious that a writer will gear his argument, his rhetoric, and the volume with which he makes his pitch depending on the audience he is trying to sway. So when pro-abortion Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va.), who is running for re-election in 2018, writes an essay for Christianity […]
Catholic theologians warn Pope Francis's teaching can be used to overturn Catholic teaching against contraception.
The outcry over cancelling Father James Martin's talk at Catholic University of America's Theological College is misguided.
Is 'academic freedom' more important than obeying the Gospel?
There was hardly anything more disturbing in recent news than Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) implying that judicial nominee Amy Barrett could be disqualified for her position because of her Catholic faith. Unfortunately, the story got worse when, on Sunday, Sen. Feinstein prefaced a defense of her grilling of Barrett with the explanation that she attended [...]
Apparently she's sat in "doctrine classes" so she must know.
French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin will go on trial in April on charges of covering up for a priest accused of abusing children in his Lyon diocese over 25 years ago, a court ruled Tuesday. Barbarin, the most senior French Catholic leader...Show More Summary
Supporters of Father James Martin say attacks against him are part of "a cancer within the U.S. Catholic Church."
For four decades a weekend festival has been a fundraiser for San Antonio Catholic Church ministries’ work with families, children and the community. Over the weekend crowds helped yet again raise money by attending the church’s 40th annual Fiesta, which transforms the Anaheim Hills campus into a community carnival. Families were entertained by rides and […]
Christianity is a “great religion” — just don’t bring it to work. That was Senator Dianne Feinstein’s latest message for nominees like Amy Barrett, the president’s pick for an empty seat on the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. After an embarrassing tirade about Barrett’s faith in her Judiciary hearing, Feinstein has been desperately trying to […]
We have arrived at the 'beginning of the official persecution of orthodoxy within the Church.'
The German court's ruling has implications that go all the way to Pope Francis.
After Dianne Feinstein and other Democratic senators lit into a conservative Catholic judicial nominee for her religious views, it was refreshing to see people who are neither Catholics nor conservatives come to the nominee’s defense. Show More Summary
Neurons in the part of the brain normally responsible for vision synchronise their activity to the sounds of speech in blind people, says Olivier Collignon at the Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) in Belgium. “It’s a strong argument that the organisation of the language system… is not constrained by our genetic blueprint alone,” he says.
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A Catholic priest kidnapped by Islamic State supporters when they occupied parts of a southern Philippine city nearly four months ago smiled and called for prayers Monday after escaping. Father Teresito Suganob appeared at a press conference...Show More Summary
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine troops rescued a catholic priest held hostage for almost four months by Islamic State-linked rebels after an offensive that captured a stronghold of the militants in southern Marawi City, defense officials said on Monday.