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Cardinal Burke Gives Keynote Address at Fatima Centennial Summit

By Joseph Pronechen | “At a time when the world has never needed more the clear and courageous witness of the Church, she appears not to know herself, her identity in Christ Who comes to us through the unbroken Apostolic...

What It Means to Entrust Children Who Die Without Baptism to God’s Mercy

By Susanna Spencer | A statistic that I have been hearing a lot is that 1 in 4 pregnancies end in miscarriage. In my case it has been 3 in 7. So, as you can imagine, I have spent a good amount of time trying to come to grips...

When Priests Don’t Say Daily Mass at Church, On the Married Priest’s Issue, and More!

By Tito Edwards | Quæritur: Priests Don’t Say Daily Mass in the Parish - Fr. Z’s Blog+++ On the Whole Married Priest’s Issue – Deborah Gyapong, Anglicanorum Cœtibus Society Blog Beauty: An Abundant,...

Pope on World Day for the Poor: ‘What We Invest in Love Remains’

By Elise Harris/CNA/EWTN News | VATICAN CITY — On the first World Day for the Poor, Pope Francis said caring for the needy has a saving power, because in them we see the face of Christ. And he...

Museum of the Bible Highlights the Holy Book and Time-Honored Treasures

By Thomas L. McDonald | Every museum has its controversies, but few topics are more filled with potential pitfalls than the Bible and its history. The Museum of the Bible, which opened to the public...

Blessed Solanus: The Beatification of the Porter of St. Bonaventure

By Patti Armstrong | DETROIT — Father Solanus Casey’s beatification Nov. 18 at Ford Field in Detroit testified to the fact that God does indeed lift up the lowly.   A portrait of the thin,...

Taking the Child Out of Advent

By K.V. Turley | Two news items flashed across the screen recently. In their differing ways they reveal something of modern Britain and it is not a pretty sight. The first was an advertisement for, of all things, a sausage...

A US Priest Promoting Polygamy, Goodbye Christopher Tolkien, On Married Priests, and More Links!

By Tito Edwards | An American Priest in L’Osservatore Romano, Promotes Either Dissoluble Marriage or Polygamy - Fr. Z’s Blog+++ Goodbye Christopher Tolkien - Dave Griffey, Daffey Thoughts+++ While We’re...

Fatima’s Sister Lucia Explains Why the Daily Rosary is a 'Must'

By Joseph Pronechen | Now that we’ve celebrated 100 years of Fatima, do you want some further explanations why we should pray the Rosary daily as Our Lady directed the children and us to do? Servant of God Sister Lucia can tell...

Clear Doctrine Strengthens the Church

By Fr. George Rutler | The Baptist church in Sutherland Springs, Texas has been made a shrine, for the massacre there has left it a hallowed place for mourners. A red rose marks where each of the victims died, and...