Church News

March 30, 2015

Modern Martyrs’ Stations of the Cross

Opening prayer: Lord Jesus, Pope Francis has asked us to contemplate “the martyrs of our own time” saying, “They refuse to deny Jesus and they endure
April 3, 2015

10 Ways the Church Is Rising

  We are used to thinking of Christianity as a spent force, a dying ancient religion that had its day in the sun and now is
April 22, 2015

Fr. Barron: Cardinal George Reminded Us “Who We Are and What Our Mission Is”

  Fr. Robert Barron pays a fitting tribute to Cardinal George in this beautiful essay, which is well worth reading for anyone who wants to understand
April 25, 2015

Charlotte Bishop To LGBT-Advocate Nun Gramick: You’re Not Speaking in My Diocese

Charlotte Bishop Peter Jugis has cancelled a speaking event by Sister Jennine Gramick that was scheduled to take place at one of the parishes in his
May 5, 2015

The Yanks Are Coming: Over 800 American Priests Sign Statement on Marriage

When several hundred priests in England and Wales, in response to Pope Francis’ invitation to be forthright and honest, signed a statement urging the Synod on
May 18, 2015

Hundreds Gather to Support Archbishop Cordileone in San Francisco

Much ado was made a few weeks ago when several prominent Bay Area Catholics threw a tantrum on the pages of the San Francisco Chronicle and
June 10, 2015

Bishop of Brooklyn: Do Not Take Threats to Religious Freedom Lightly

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn is warning Catholics in his diocese that the threat to religious freedom in this country is real, and our children will
June 14, 2015

This Is Not ‘The Encyclical’ You Were Looking For (But It’s Funny)

Courtesy of Observatório do Clima, a nonprofit based in Brazil, that advocates for action on climate change. Pope Francis’ real encyclical on the environment is released worldwide