It’s Time to Get Ready for Divine Mercy Sunday

By John Grondelski | Ash Wednesday is just around the corner, on Feb. 26. Lent is less than a month away, which means it’s also time to plan for Divine Mercy Sunday. Divine Mercy Sunday this year is April 19, the Sunday after… Read the Whole Article at its...

An Ode to Our Lady’s Comforting Power in Lourdes

By Solène Tadié | VATICAN CITY –They are a dozen testimonies, whose lives are radically different but that converged by their common belief in the Virgin Mary’s intercession power. From the businessman in the terminal phase of… Read the Whole Article at its...

Vatican, Chinese diplomats discuss deal on bishop appointments

Munich, Germany, Feb 14, 2020 / 04:13 pm (CNA).- Archbishop Paul Gallagher, Secretary for Relations with States of the Holy See, met Friday with Wang Yi, the Chinese foreign minister, discussing their states’ 2018 agreement on episcopal appointments. The Feb. 14...

Analysis: ‘Querida Amazonia’ and the German synod

Vatican City, Feb 14, 2020 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- Whatever Pope Francis wrote in this week’s apostolic exhortation on the Amazon, the impact of his text was always expected to reach far beyond the region […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Update on Francis Barrett being carded by Ottawa Police

“After watching me from across the street (in front of 65 Bank) they [the police] came across the street, stood behind me (see picture below), said nothing for a couple of minutes until I turned and said, is there a problem? That is when he [one of the police...