Remaining True to Christ Now and at the Hour of our Death

Remaining True to Christ Now and at the Hour of our Death A Pastoral Letter from the Catholic Bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories   Introduction The legalization in Canada of euthanasia and assisted suicide occurred in 2016. Now, people can request their...

Brave, Passionate, and Full of Faith

A historian and theologian, Inma Alva does research at the Josemaria Escriva de Balaguer Documentation and Studies Center at the University of Navarra in Pamplona, Spain. Part of her research focuses on the beginning of Opus Dei among women: the first ones who joined,...

Klobuchar says pro-life Democrats 'are a part of our party'

Washington D.C., Feb 11, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) said on Tuesday that she would not shut pro-life Democrats out of the party. Appearing on ABC’s “The View” on Tuesday, Klobuchar was asked by co-host Meghan...

Church in Venezuela hit hard by ongoing economic, political crisis

Caracas, Venezuela, Feb 11, 2020 / 03:48 pm (CNA).- As the people of Venezuela continue to suffer severe food and medication shortages due to hyperinflation, the Church is also affected, said Cardinal Jorge Urosa Savino last week. “We’re suffering the same...

On the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, a Theology Quiz

By Kathy Schiffer | On Feb. 11, Catholics celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes. We remember that on Feb. 11, 1858, Mary appeared to a young peasant girl, Bernadette Soubirous, in a cave at Massabielle, just a mile from the… Read the Whole Article at its...

700 Years of Clerical Celibacy in History

With the pope’s long awaited post-synodal exhortation not far away, we can be sure that the modernists will be taking their axes to the roots of the discipline of clerical celibacy. We will hear claims that clerical celibacy was introduced only in the 12th or 5th...

Seton Hall poll says toss Astros' title

Newark, N.J., Feb 11, 2020 / 03:00 pm (CNA).- A majority of Americans want Major League Baseball’s Houston Astros to be stripped of their 2017 World Series title, according to a new poll by a Catholic university.  The survey, conducted by Seton Hall University and...

Sen. Sasse reintroduces Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection bill

Washington D.C., Feb 11, 2020 / 02:30 pm (CNA).- The Senate Committee on the Judiciary held a new hearing on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act on Tuesday, with legislators again considering the measure to mandate medical treatment for infants who...