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John Paul II’s mom chose life after her 2021-10-22 09:00:00 Karol Wojtyla with his parents. Photo courtesy of the Dicoese of Krakow. Rome Newsroom, Oct 22, 2021 / 07:00 am (CNA). Over one hundred years ago

Catholic, Anglican, and Jewish leaders urge UK Parliament 2021-10-22 08:35:00 Cardinal Vincent Nichols, the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, and Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis attend a vigil in London, England, March 24, 2

Could St. John Paul II be declared a 2021-10-22 04:00:00 Pope John Paul II in 1996. / Vatican Media Warsaw, Poland, Oct 22, 2021 / 02:00 am (CNA). The Polish bishops’ conference made a formal requ

British doctors say they will not participate in 2021-10-21 19:00:00 The House of Parliament in London. / Daniel Gale/Shutterstock. London, England, Oct 21, 2021 / 17:00 pm (CNA). A group of some 1,700 British doct

UK lawmaker proposes adding ‘Amess amendment’ on last 2021-10-21 16:00:00 Official portrait of Sir David Amess. / Chris McAndrew via Wikimedia (CC BY 3.0). London, England, Oct 21, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA). The amendment w

When will Bl. Charles de Foucauld be canonized? 2021-10-21 08:05:00 A statue of Bl. Charles de Foucauld in Strasbourg, France. / PhotoFires/Shutterstock Rome Newsroom, Oct 21, 2021 / 06:05 am (CNA). ‘Only th

Poland commemorates anniversary of Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko’s martyrdom 2021-10-20 15:00:00 A Mass in honor of Blessed Jerzy Popiełuszko at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Warsaw, Poland, Oct. 19. 2021. / Muzeum, Ośrodka Dokumentac

Rector Fr. Peter Harman to end term at 2021-10-20 13:57:00 Pope Francis’ with Fr. Peter Harman, rector of the Pontifical North American College, in the Paul VI Hall at the Vatican, Sept. 29, 2021. / P

Catholic leader says his archdiocese won’t take part 2021-10-20 11:00:00 Archbishop Wolfgang Haas of Vaduz, Liechtenstein. / Monegasque2 via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 4.0). Vaduz, Liechtenstein, Oct 20, 2021 / 09:00 am (CNA)

Godfather ban: Sicilian Catholic diocese suspends naming of 2021-10-20 08:10:00 Baptism. / Josh Applegate via Unsplash.com. Rome Newsroom, Oct 20, 2021 / 06:10 am (CNA). A decree issued by the archbishop of Catania came into

Assisted suicide counseling via Zoom an even worse 2021-10-19 20:00:00 Video_Creative / Shutterstock. Edinburgh, Scotland, Oct 19, 2021 / 18:00 pm (CNA). Videophone evaluations are no way to assess someone for assist

Nun released nearly five years after kidnapping in 2021-10-19 18:39:00 Sister Gloria Cecilia Narváez / CEC Rome, Italy, Oct 19, 2021 / 16:39 pm (CNA). Sister Gloria Cecilia Narváez Argoti, a missionary

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Missionary in Venezuela: The physical difficulties of the New! 2021-10-26 09:00:00All these sacrifices are worth it, the Franciscan priest says, to serve the Indigenous peoples of his mission.

Fr. Dabusti: This is how I witnessed John New! 2021-10-26 08:28:17Priest explains why he recommended calling on the intercession of the Pope of 33 days.

How Dorothy Day taught me to be a New! 2021-10-26 06:00:00I was not expecting her book and life to speak so profoundly to me as a mother.

Prayer for strength to do good works New! 2021-10-26 05:00:00Ask God for the strength to persevere in doing good works.

5 Plants for your home if you want New! 2021-10-26 04:00:00A survey found that plants can improve your life. Here are some hardy specimens for the novice plant lover.

Novena for the Holy Souls: Day 3 New! 2021-10-26 03:53:16His death saves us from our death.

Some rules of life for Catholic families New! 2021-10-26 03:44:22This little list from Pope Francis and others is good for inspiration or a check-up.

Why Satan is known as the “accuser” New! 2021-10-26 03:00:00Satan seeks to accuse us and bring us down, constantly telling us that we are worthless.

Two Jameses and a confusion of relics in 2021-10-25 16:00:00The very different deaths of the two Jameses played a key role in the most recent scientific attempt to determine whether the remains kept in the Chap

Aleteia Poland celebrates its 5th anniversary! 2021-10-25 14:54:09Born in the wake of the WYD in Krakow in 2016, the Polish edition of Aleteia celebrates its fifth anniversary this week. In just a few years, the edit

How YouTube has recharged my prayer life 2021-10-25 09:49:50The time stamp in the corner is indisputable: The Rosary takes 15 minutes, 12 seconds; not a "million trillion years ..."

Pope praises Montessori as among most eminent figures 2021-10-25 09:39:23Pope Francis says the doctor and educator has left a profound mark on society.

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A Little Wisdom From Bernard 2021-10-21 06:00:00Bernard of Clairvaux, the great 12th-century saint and Doctor of the Church who renewed the Western monastic tradition, once warned that “The mo

The Church Among the Deathworks 2021-10-21 06:00:00In his fascinating new book, Hegel’s Century , intellectual historian Jon Stewart comments that Hegel’s Lectures on the Philosophy of Re

Pope Francis, “Estranged” Catholics, and Holy Communion 2021-10-20 06:00:00Certain Catholic media platforms that often function as de facto extensions of Jen Psaki’s White House Press Office have continually urged the U

Rediscovering Conservatism in Sweden 2021-10-19 06:00:00In 2011, I received a phone call from an old friend. He suggested I join him and a few others at a Stockholm café on Kungsgatan (The King&rsquo

Woke Theory at Evangelical Colleges 2021-10-19 00:00:00Parents from Biden-voting areas such as Westchester County (NY), Maricopa County (AZ), and northern Virginia have been protesting the teaching o

Lose the Culture, Lose the Family 2021-10-18 00:00:00Many factors influence decisions to marry and have children: prevailing religious commitments, ideas of beauty and honor, vanity, hope or confidence i

Giving Billy Joel His Due 2021-10-15 06:00:00I vividly remember the first time I heard Billy Joel on the radio. Mainstream pop/rock radio was not part of my childhood listening diet, so I was alr

Why We Call God “Our Father” 2021-10-15 00:00:00Fr. Thomas Reese—former editor in chief of America magazine and now a senior analyst for Religion News Service (RNS)—recently promoted a

What Sally Rooney Thinks Reading Is For 2021-10-15 00:00:00Of all the silly things smart people believe are true, my favorite is the idea that the invention of the printing press made books readily and cheaply

Every Inch A King 2021-10-14 06:00:00It’s “patently obvious,” writes Joseph Pearce in The Quest for Shakespeare , that King Lear is a meta-dramatic allegory for Prote

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 »

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UK lawmakers formally propose ‘Amess amendment’ on last New! 2021-10-26 06:30:00 Official portrait of Sir David Amess. / Richard Townshend via Wikimedia (CC BY 3.0). London, England, Oct 26, 2021 / 04:30 am (CNA). U.K. lawmaker

Pro-life advocates mustn't lose hope and joy amid 2021-10-25 20:19:00 Bishop Mark Davies of Shrewsbury preaches at St. Columba's Church in Chester, Feb. 15, 2014. Photo courtesy of the Diocese of Shrewsbury. / null

Beatification of 127 Spanish Civil War martyrs in 2021-10-25 19:06:00 The beatification Mass of Fr. Juan Elías Medina and 126 companions in the Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba in Córdoba, Spain, Oct.

Abortion is failing women: An interview with Angela 2021-10-25 17:50:00 Angela Wu Howard, a legal scholar with Becket, a nonprofit organization that focuses on religious liberty issues. / Courtesy Angela Wu Howard Denv

US bishops warn against ‘extreme’ abortion provisions in 2021-10-25 17:02:00 Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, chair of the USCCB religious liberty committee / Catholic News Agency Washington D.C., Oct 25, 2021 / 15:02 pm

Mobile heart clinic provides free visits to poor 2021-10-25 16:00:00 A mobile health clinic in St. Peter’s Square on Oct. 25, 2021. / Alexey Gotovsky/CNA. Vatican City, Oct 25, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA). A mobile

Pope Francis meets Knights of Columbus leader at 2021-10-25 15:00:00 Pope Francis meets with Patrick E. Kelly, Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus, Oct. 25, 2021. / Vatican Media. Vatican City, Oct 25, 2021 /

This new blessed spent her short life loving 2021-10-25 14:00:00 Blessed Sandra Sabattini. / Guido Rossi via Wikimedia (Public Domain). Vatican City, Oct 25, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA). The Catholic Church’s ne

Church asks people to vote their conscience in 2021-10-25 13:11:00 Protests in Granada, Nicaragua, April 29, 2018. / Riderfoot/Shutterstock. Managua, Nicaragua, Oct 25, 2021 / 11:11 am (CNA). The Nicaraguan bishop

Vatican cardinal visits Syria in 10th year of 2021-10-25 10:00:00 Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, Prefect of the Congregation for Eastern Churches, in St. Peter’s Square, Oct. 10, 2019. / Daniel Ibáñ

Pope Francis names Jeffrey Sachs to pontifical academy 2021-10-25 08:30:00 Economist Jeffrey Sachs. / World Trade Organization via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 2.0). Vatican City, Oct 25, 2021 / 06:30 am (CNA). Pope Francis on Mon

Indian Catholic archbishop criticizes Christian missionary survey plan 2021-10-25 06:30:00 St. Francis Xavier’s Cathedral, mother church of the Archdiocese of Bangalore. / Saad Faruque via Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 2.0). Bengaluru, India