Filmmakers point to Knock Shrine as a place of hope for Ireland

Dublin, Ireland, Feb 2, 2020 / 02:11 pm (CNA).- As Ireland grapples with high rates of depression and suicide, Irish filmmakers point to the Knock Shrine as a place of hope and healing. “We want to put Our Lady, our Blessed Mother, front of stage for the Irish people...

Weekend Microadventures

A view from the descentYesterday B.A and I climbed Arthur’s Seat and were quite alarmed. First I was alarmed by the evidence that Arthur’s Seat is a big tourist draw even in February. Can you get coronavirus from a hill? Then the wind was so strong by the...

Movement and Wonder

Angelus Address: On the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord (Full Text) ‘The Evangelist Luke Describes’ Mary and Joseph, and Simeon and Anna ‘in a Twofold Attitude of Movement and Wonder” for Us to Imitate’ Pope Describes Twofold Attitude: Movement and Wonder Mary...

Kidnapped Nigerian Seminarian Has Been Killed

By Aci Africa/CNA | SOKOTO, Nigeria — One of four Nigerian seminarians kidnapped last month has been killed, reportedly by his abductors. The three seminarians kidnapped along with him were released in… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

San Francisco, Kansas City Bishops Make Friendly Super Bowl Wager

By Catholic News Agency | KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On Sunday the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs will play Super Bowl LIV, and the local ordinaries of the teams have made a friendly wager on… Read the Whole Article at its Original...