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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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French nuns record thousands of hours of Gregorian New! 2021-03-02 00:00:57The Neumz app compiles every Catholic chant of the 3-year liturgical calender. French nuns record thousands of hours of Gregorian chant for new app

Virtually visit the Basilica of St. Balbina, the New! 2021-03-02 00:00:53Station Church Day 14: Legend says a pope was a prisoner in her house. Virtually visit the Basilica of St. Balbina, the martyr healed by St. Peter&rsq

Iraq’s fractured society ready for visit from Vatican New! 2021-03-02 00:00:51In his role as "pontiff," Pope Francis can make a big impact in country shattered by years of war. Iraq’s fractured society ready for visit fr

7 Ways to incorporate sacramentals into your life New! 2021-03-02 00:00:49You can use sacramentals in your car, at home and even keep them in your purse! 7 Ways to incorporate sacramentals into your life

9 Bible verses to keep you going through New! 2021-03-02 00:00:35Look to these encouraging words from Scripture to inspire your day. 9 Bible verses to keep you going through Lent and beyond

How to teach children to be critical thinkers New! 2021-03-02 00:00:28Critical thinking is an essential skill in today's world, but it's not always easy to teach. These strategies can help. How to teach children to be

How to encourage kids to keep their Lenten New! 2021-03-02 00:00:17Children must be guided and supported if they're to maintain their commitments all the way to Easter. How to encourage kids to keep their Lenten reso

Christ vs. Satan: Who’s winning in your life? New! 2021-03-01 14:53:32Watch Fr. Robert Spitzer, the author of ‘Christ Versus Satan in Our Daily Lives: The Cosmic Struggle Between Good and Evil’ in a live-stre

“My conscience is clear,” Benedict says 8 years New! 2021-03-01 13:11:10The pope emeritus says that retiring was a difficult decision, and "I believe I did the right thing." “My conscience is clear,” Benedict

Pantone announces its 2 colors for 2021 … 2021-03-01 06:00:32The colors chosen for this year can be reminders of our faith and hope. Pantone announces its 2 colors for 2021 … and they relate to faith and

Virtually visit the Basilica of San Clemente: A 2021-03-01 00:00:58Station Church Day 13: The legend of this saint is captivating! Virtually visit the Basilica of San Clemente: A journey through time

A few fun ways to introduce almsgiving to 2021-03-01 00:00:50Together with fasting and prayer, giving alms is at the center of these 40 days. A few fun ways to introduce almsgiving to kids during Lent

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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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New Orleans archdiocese: Catholics should seek ethical alternatives New! 2021-03-01 19:00:00Washington D.C., Mar 1, 2021 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- The Archdiocese of New Orleans says that the recently-approved Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

Senate confirms nominee who supported transgender athletes' participation New! 2021-03-01 18:20:00Washington D.C., Mar 1, 2021 / 04:20 pm (CNA).- The Senate on Monday voted to confirm President Biden’s nominee for education secretary, who had

Pro-life leader denounces 'terrorism' of pro-choice activists occupying New! 2021-03-01 17:08:00Chetumal, Mexico, Mar 1, 2021 / 03:08 pm (CNA).- A pro-life leader in Mexico has called the occupation of the legislature in Quintana Roo state by pro

Hasbro to sell gender-neutral Potato Head families, criticizing New! 2021-03-01 16:48:00CNA Staff, Mar 1, 2021 / 02:48 pm (CNA).- The Hasbro toy company is now marketing a gender-neutral Potato Head family set showing same-sex couples and

Fr. Michael Pfleger’s parish stops payments to Chicago New! 2021-03-01 14:20:00Washington D.C., Mar 1, 2021 / 12:20 pm (CNA).- The parish of St. Sabina in Chicago announced on Sunday that it would withhold its monthly contributio

Scotland’s Catholic bishops seek ‘dialogue’ over cap on 2021-03-01 09:40:00CNA Staff, Mar 1, 2021 / 07:40 am (CNA).- Scotland’s Catholic bishops said on Monday that they plan to engage in “dialogue&rdquo

Elderly religious overlooked in Belgium’s early COVID-19 vaccination 2021-03-01 08:00:00CNA Staff, Mar 1, 2021 / 06:00 am (CNA).- A body representing religious men and women has questioned the exclusion of elderly religious from the early

Benedict XVI addresses resignation conspiracy theories, Iraq, and 2021-03-01 04:30:00Vatican City, Mar 1, 2021 / 02:30 am (CNA).- Benedict XVI addressed conspiracy theories about his resignation as pope, Pope Francis’ trip to Ira

Apostolic nuncio in Iraq tests positive for COVID-19 2021-02-28 14:50:00Denver Newsroom, Feb 28, 2021 / 12:50 pm (CNA).- The apostolic nunciature in Iraq reported on Sunday, Feb. 28 that the Nuncio Mitja Leskovar, has test

Pope Francis prays for children suffering from rare 2021-02-28 09:00:00Vatican City, Feb 28, 2021 / 07:00 am (CNA).- Pope Francis prayed Sunday for children suffering from rare diseases that they may feel “the cares

Pope Francis: The Lord does not permit darkness 2021-02-28 07:30:00Vatican City, Feb 28, 2021 / 05:30 am (CNA).- Pope Francis said Sunday that it is important to remember when facing a difficult trial that the “

Report: Patients being offered assisted suicide in apparent 2021-02-28 06:01:00CNA Staff, Feb 28, 2021 / 04:01 am (CNA).- An investigation by a Vancouver, Canada Catholic newspaper has uncovered evidence that at least one of the