John White

December 10, 2014

Must-See: Breathtaking Online Exhibit of the Virgin Mary in Art

The National Museum of Women in the Arts is currently hosting an exhibit of artwork depicting the Virgin Mary from several famous Renaissance and Baroque artists.
December 9, 2014

How Many Confessions Can 30 Priests Hear in 12 Hours?

At the invitation of Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera, and in preparation for Advent, over 5,000 people went to confession in a single twelve-hour period at the
October 27, 2014

Watch the Media Ignore What Pope Francis Just Said About Marriage

They certainly seemed to think the Synod on the Family was front page news, but of course Pope Francis didn’t publicly say anything during the synod
October 24, 2014

What is the oldest Catholic church in the United States?

It’s older than the oldest Puritan meetinghouse in Massachusetts.  It’s older than the oldest Episcopalian chapel in Jamestown, Virginia.  In fact, it’s the oldest American church
October 24, 2014

Or Just Don’t Get Divorced

On the one hand, there was the view that the primary issue confronting the Church when it comes to marriage is the subset of Catholics in
October 22, 2014

What Do You Find In A Swiss Guard’s Cookbook?

David Geisser, a member of the Vatican’s famous Swiss Guards, has released a cookbook called “Bon Appetit, Swiss Guard.” This is not a joke. The cookbook
October 14, 2014

Prayers For Hunting

Mmm, donuts. And for millions of Americans, autumn means something else besides the cranberry scones and the pumpkin spice lattes. It means hunting season. Books could
October 7, 2014

Synod on the Family Debates Correct Pronunciation of “Synod”

In a somewhat strange development, discussions at the Extraordinary Synod on the Family have stalled due to the sudden emergence of a fierce debate among the