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'One million children praying the rosary': Kids join 2021-10-15 07:30:00 Photo courtesy of Aid to the Church in Need Rome Newsroom, Oct 15, 2021 / 05:30 am (CNA). Children from 44 countries have already registered to t

As Catholic dioceses across the world embark on 2021-10-15 05:00:00 Cardinals and bishops in the Vatican’s Synod Hall, Oct. 14, 2015. / Daniel Ibáñez/CNA. London, England, Oct 15, 2021 / 03:00

Northern Ireland considering abortion clinic ‘buffer zone’ law 2021-10-14 18:01:00 Pro life protesters outsider the Belfast High court, as Northern Ireland abortion laws were being challenged. Belfast, UK. Oct. 3, 2019 / meanderin

Carl Anderson receives honor from Catholic Church in 2021-10-14 15:00:00 Carl Anderson receives the Totus Tuus award at the Royal Castle in Warsaw, Poland, Oct. 9, 2021. / Rycerze Kolumba. Warsaw, Poland, Oct 14, 2021

France’s Catholic bishops will uphold confessional seal, spokeswoman 2021-10-14 07:50:00 Karine Dalle, the communications director of the French bishops’ conference. / Marion Delattaignant/CEF. Paris, France, Oct 14, 2021 / 05:5

Prominent Anglican bishop received into Catholic Church 2021-10-14 05:55:00 The Rt. Rev. Michael Nazir-Ali, the former Anglican bishop of Rochester, England. / michaelnazirali.com. Oxford, England, Oct 14, 2021 / 03:55 am

Analysis: The Church in France must uphold the 2021-10-13 19:10:00 null / Pleuntje via Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0). New York City, N.Y., Oct 13, 2021 / 17:10 pm (CNA). The French bishops’ conference has seemingly

What was Sr. Lucia's advice after Fatima visions? 2021-10-13 16:00:00 Lucia dos Santos. Public Domain. Fatima, Portugal, Oct 13, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA). The niece of Fatima visionary Sr. Lucia dos Santos said her aun

Number of new Catholic seminarians in Poland falls 2021-10-13 15:00:00 Mass in the chapel of a seminary in Poznań, western Poland, Sept. 15, 2018. / Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk. Warsaw, Poland, Oct 13, 2021 / 13:0

10 things you need to know about how 2021-10-13 11:15:00 Crowds looking at the Miracle of the Sun, occurring during the Our Lady of Fatima apparitions. / Public Domain. Fatima, Portugal, Oct 13, 2021 /

Blessed Carlo Acutis’ doctors recall his last days 2021-10-12 20:00:00 The tomb of Blessed Carlo Acutis in Assisi, Italy. / Daniel Ibáñez/CNA. Rome Newsroom, Oct 12, 2021 / 18:00 pm (CNA). Fifteen-year-

Dean resigns after filming of questionable music video 2021-10-12 19:45:00 The Toledo Cathedral in Toledo, Spain. / Michal Osmenda via Flickr (CC BY 2.0) Toledo, Spain, Oct 12, 2021 / 17:45 pm (CNA). Fr. Juan Miguel Ferr

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Young activist meets pope, sees that Francis is 2021-10-16 09:00:00Pope Francis "seemed a bit like a grandfather,” the university student said.

Prelates of G20 nations make urgent call to 2021-10-16 07:00:00"We need to act now. We do not have the luxury of time on our side.” 

Mass prep — 30 seconds/3 points: Do I 2021-10-16 05:33:55If God himself is a servant ...

Catholic prayer to be filled with the love 2021-10-16 05:00:00Ask God to fill you with the same love that filled St. Margaret Mary Alacoque.

‘The Blacklist’ actor who nearly became a priest 2021-10-16 04:00:00Life in the seminary proved invaluable in Harry Lennix's career.

How following Christ is like falling in love 2021-10-16 04:00:00St. Margaret Mary's life reveals the truth that the Christian life is a love story for every person.

The central key to unlocking mental prayer 2021-10-16 03:00:00St. Teresa of Avila believed that the key to mental prayer was seeing it as part of your friendship with God.

Review: ‘Mass’ finds a painful way out of 2021-10-15 16:00:00When the parents of a mass murderer and his victims meet, anger, sorrow and, ultimately compassion emerge from their confrontation.

England’s former monasteries are inviting visitors to “hour 2021-10-15 13:00:00Visitors are encouraged to turn off their phones and “experience these spiritual buildings as they were intended.”

Secrecy of confession can’t be violated, because the 2021-10-15 12:15:44Cardinal Mauro Piacenza, Major Penitentiary, says the seal of confession is not like professional secrecy kept by doctors.

In the footsteps of St. Teresa of Ávila, 2021-10-15 12:00:00Teresa founded at least 17 monasteries throughout Spain —from Burgos, in northern Castilla y León, to Sevilla and Granada, down south to

Appeals court allows Texas abortion ban to remain 2021-10-15 10:26:15The court refused the Justice Department’s request to lift a ban on abortions as early as six weeks of gestation.

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On Not Buying into the Mythology of “Prestige” 2021-10-13 06:00:00Some years ago, a Catholic prep school invited me to address its parents’ association on the future of Catholic education. After describing how

Andrew Sullivan’s Facts 2021-10-13 06:00:00Out on a Limb:Selected Writing, 1989-2021 by andrew sullivan simon and schuster, 576 pages, $35 Continue Reading »

What’s Inside Her Head? 2021-10-12 06:00:00I try to see my mother every other day, and each visit is different. Sometimes I’m her boyfriend; sometimes her husband; sometimes her son but t

Virtue vs. Virtue-Signaling 2021-10-11 06:00:00Last weekend I attended the “Higher Education Summit,” an annual gathering sponsored by the Classical Learning Test (CLT) in (mask-free!)

Stigmatize Social Media 2021-10-08 08:00:00For a few hours on October 4, the developed world experienced a temporary increase in emotional health and psychological peace. The reason? Facebook c

We Are All Double Agents 2021-10-08 06:00:00No,” I wearily repeat, “the spy novel did not lose its raison d'être when the Cold War ended.” In fact, the genre is in rude

The Body is More Than a Tool 2021-10-07 06:00:00The amicus brief filed in the Dobbs case on behalf of more than five hundred women athletes is most instructive. It does not offer particularly so

Ostracizing Claremont 2021-10-06 06:00:00The American Political Science Association (APSA) is the main professional organization for academics who work, teach, and research in the area of pol

A Catholic Gentleman Behind the Plate 2021-10-06 06:00:00As Major League Baseball begins its post-season, let us pause and remember the late, great Bill Freehan of the Detroit Tigers, who died this past Augu

Mytho-History and Genesis 2021-10-05 05:00:00I’m grateful to Peter Leithart for his thought-provoking response to “ The Historical Adam .” A couple of points are worth making

Mytho-History in Genesis 2021-10-05 05:00:00I’m grateful to Peter Leithart for his thought-provoking response to “ The Historical Adam .” A couple of points are worth making

The Social Cost of Online Dating 2021-10-04 06:00:00I had the strangest experience in class last week. My students had read two chapters on dating from a book manuscript I recently finished writing with

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Cardinal Burke says he is recovering from COVID, New! 2021-10-16 14:00:00 Cardinal Raymond Leo Burke at the March for Life in Rome, Italy, May 10, 2015. / Martha Calderon/CNA Washington D.C., Oct 16, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA

Everything you need to know about the devotion 2021-10-16 12:20:00 An image of the Sacred Heart in the Church of the Jesu, in Rome. / Daniel Ibanez/CNA Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Oct 16, 2021 / 10:20 am (CNA). Jun

Pope Francis: Catholic social teaching has useful principles 2021-10-16 11:44:00 A screenshot of Pope Francis speaking during the fourth World Meeting of Popular Movements Oct. 16, 2021 / CNA Vatican City, Oct 16, 2021 / 09:44

Texas abortion law survives injunction effort; Supreme Court 2021-10-15 20:12:00 The Texas capitol. / f11photo/Shutterstock Denver Newsroom, Oct 15, 2021 / 18:12 pm (CNA). A federal appeals court has allowed a heartbeat-based T

Federal judge rules Baltimore cannot block Church Militant 2021-10-15 17:10:00 Baltimore, Maryland / Sean Pavone/Shutterstock Washington D.C., Oct 15, 2021 / 15:10 pm (CNA). A federal judge ruled on Tuesday that Baltimore cit

Spanish bishop who resigned from office will attempt 2021-10-15 16:01:00 Bishop Xavier Novell Gomà, Bishop Emeritus of Solsona. / Conferencia Episcopal Española via Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0) Solsona, Spain, Oc

Argentine bishops welcome Vatican recognition of priests' 1683 2021-10-15 15:00:00 The Martyrs of Zenta. / Cathedral Church of the Diocese of Orán. Orán, Argentina, Oct 15, 2021 / 13:00 pm (CNA). Bishops in Argentin

Murdered British lawmaker was Catholic, pro-life 2021-10-15 13:45:00 The late David Amess, Member of Parliament for Southend West / davidamess.co.uk Denver Newsroom, Oct 15, 2021 / 11:45 am (CNA). A British lawmaker

Meet the Catholic nuns leading the fight against 2021-10-15 12:06:00 Sister Monica Chikwe, vice president, Slaves No More / U.S. Embassy to the Holy See Vatican City, Oct 15, 2021 / 10:06 am (CNA). When a 26-year-ol

Knights of Columbus release new documentary on St. 2021-10-15 11:15:00 St. Joseph with the Infant Jesus, by Guido Reni / Public Domain Washington D.C., Oct 15, 2021 / 09:15 am (CNA). The Knights of Columbus have relea

Pope Francis to meet 500 poor in Assisi 2021-10-15 09:10:00 On Nov. 17, 2019, Pope Francis shared a free lunch with nearly 1,500 poor people invited to dine at the Vatican for the 3rd annual World Day of the

'One million children praying the rosary': Kids join 2021-10-15 07:30:00 null / Photo courtesy of Aid to the Church in Need Rome Newsroom, Oct 15, 2021 / 05:30 am (CNA). Children in South Sudan, Burma, and Lebanon have