Feed aggregator

Three men sentenced for participation in Internet child pornography ring

Catholic.Org U.S. News - 9 hours 45 min ago
The United States this week sentenced to prison three men involved in an international child pornography ring ...
Categories: U.S. Catholic News

How could he let it happen? 92% of Afghan war Marine KIA under Obama

Catholic.Org U.S. News - 11 hours 19 min ago
Earlier this week the U.S. Marine Corps withdrew its forces from Camp Leatherneck in Helmand province in ...
Categories: U.S. Catholic News

The devil is no myth – he's real and we must fight him, Pope says

Vatican News - 13 hours 1 min ago
Vatican City, Oct 30, 2014 / 09:53 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In his homily on Thursday Pope Francis said that the devil is more than and an idea, and in order to fight him we must follow St. Paul's instructions and put on the armor of God which protects us.
Categories: EWTN

March of Saints aims to catechize Filipino children about heaven

World Catholic News - 13 hours 47 min ago
Manila, Philippines, Oct 30, 2014 / 09:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Families in Manila are gearing up to march in a colorful Oct. 31 parade dressed as their favorite saints, to evangelize and to catechize on heaven and the communion of the saints.
Categories: EWTN

Why Christians Should Celebrate Halloween - and Transform the Culture

Catholic.Org U.S. News - 13 hours 53 min ago
The International Association of Exorcists sponsored a gathering in Vatican City on the last weekend of October ...
Categories: U.S. Catholic News

Displaced Christians in Kurdistan – 'Their tears have run dry'

World Catholic News - 17 hours 7 min ago
Erbil, Iraq, Oct 30, 2014 / 05:47 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Christians who were forced from their homes in northern Iraq by the Islamic State this summer are a people whose soul is being destroyed, said a priest who visited Kurdish Iraq, where many have taken refuge.

Categories: EWTN

How one cardinal proposes to correct ignorance of marriage's nature

Vatican News - 18 hours 4 min ago
Vatican City, Oct 30, 2014 / 04:50 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- According to the Archbishop of Washington, the recent Synod on the Family worked to address the challenge that many young people today don't fully understand the nature of marriage.
Categories: EWTN

Vatican astronomer yawns at frenzy over Pope's Big Bang words

World Catholic News - 18 hours 28 min ago
Rome, Italy, Oct 30, 2014 / 04:26 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A leading Vatican astronomer said that although some see Pope Francis' recent words on the Big Bang as signifying a change in the Church's stance on the issue, the pontiff in fact said nothing new.
Categories: EWTN

New archbishop of Madrid outlines pastoral priorities

World Catholic News - 19 hours 37 min ago
Madrid, Spain, Oct 30, 2014 / 03:17 am (EWTN News).- Archbishop Carlos Osoro Sierra, whom Pope Francis recently tapped to head the Archdiocese of Madrid, said that youth, family and the idea of pilgrimage are among the focuses he will have in his new ministry.
Categories: EWTN

Italian diocese laments suicide of priest who admitted abuse

World Catholic News - 21 hours 51 min ago
Trieste, Italy, Oct 30, 2014 / 01:03 am (EWTN News/CNA).- The Diocese of Trieste has announced "with a spirit full of sorrow and dismay" that one of its priests, who had recently admitted to sexual abuse of a minor female, committed suicide on Tuesday.
Categories: EWTN

VIDEO: Antares rocket launch fails with fire and smoke

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:55
A private contracted, unmanned NASA rocket exploded just after launch along coastal Virginia early on the ...
Categories: U.S. Catholic News

The Church's mystery: it's both visible and spiritual, Pope says

Vatican News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:12
Vatican City, Oct 29, 2014 / 10:12 am (EWTN News/CNA).- In his weekly general audience Pope Francis spoke of the visible actions carried out by the Church, explaining that they are an expression of her deeper spiritual reality rooted in the two natures of Christ.
Categories: EWTN

Dialogue must replace fighting, South Sudanese bishops say

World Catholic News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 09:02
Juba, South Sudan, Oct 29, 2014 / 09:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- The bishops in South Sudan are calling for an immediate end to violence in their country, saying  it should be replaced with "dialogue and compromise."
Categories: EWTN

Are an atheist journalist's papal interviews reliable?

Vatican News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 08:07
Vatican City, Oct 29, 2014 / 08:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Following the publication of a new text by Italian journalist Eugenio Scalfari in 'La Repubblica' suggesting that Pope Francis believes in relativism, the Holy See spokesman has questioned whether Scalfari is advancing his own views.
Categories: EWTN

Life is cheaper than salt: a Nigerian bishop facing Boko Haram

World Catholic News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 05:13
Maiduguri, Nigeria, Oct 29, 2014 / 05:13 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Bishop Oliver Doeme, who heads the Nigerian diocese which has suffered the most from Boko Haram, has lamented his government's failure to effectively counter the militants, saying human life is being devalued.

Categories: EWTN

Pope: Fighting for the poor doesn't make me Communist – it makes me Catholic

Vatican News - Wed, 10/29/2014 - 01:21
Vatican City, Oct 29, 2014 / 01:21 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis spoke out against oppression of the poor due to greed and warned again of the growing presence of a "globalization of indifference" – a warning, he said, which has wrongly type-casted him.
Categories: EWTN

Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox Christian Leaders Stand in Solidarity to Defend Marriage

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 18:11
The Marriage Solidarity Statement was drafted by Deacon Keith Fournier, Founder and Chairman of Common Good ...
Categories: U.S. Catholic News

Bill Clinton Panders to Homosexual Activist Human Rights Campaign in Washington, D.C. We Will Resist Them

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 17:50
All people of good will who recognize the vital role that marriage and the family play in serving the common ...
Categories: U.S. Catholic News

A 'Living legend': Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow, last of the Crow war chiefs, turns 101

Catholic.Org U.S. News - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 13:59
Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow, the last Crow war chief, turned 101 on October 27, and spent the day at the Bighorn ...
Categories: U.S. Catholic News

Are you Catholic? Then stay in the Church, Pope says

Vatican News - Tue, 10/28/2014 - 11:58
Vatican City, Oct 28, 2014 / 11:58 am (EWTN News/CNA).- Pope Francis said that those waiting at the threshold of the Church without going inside are not true members of the Church which Jesus established and on whom it is built.
Categories: EWTN
Syndicate content