Detroit parish designated Michigan's third minor basilica

Detroit, Mich., Mar 2, 2020 / 02:06 pm (CNA).- The Archdiocese of Detroit announced Sunday that Pope Francis has granted the title of minor basilica to Ste. Anne Church in Detroit, one of the longest continuously operating parishes in the country. “At its founding on...

French Priest Hospitalized with Coronavirus

By Courtney Mares/CNA. | PARIS, France — A priest has been hospitalized in Paris after testing positive for the Covid-19 coronavirus Feb. 28. Fr. Alexandre Comte, 43, had recently returned from… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

French priest hospitalized with coronavirus

Paris, France, Mar 2, 2020 / 01:29 pm (CNA).- A priest has been hospitalized in Paris after testing positive for the Covid-19 coronavirus Feb. 28. Fr. Alexandre Comte, 43, had recently returned from Italy, where there are currently over 1,800 registered cases of the...

What would 13th c. sacred chant sound like in Hagia Sophia? Find out!

I received various notes about a brief clip on NPR about the making of a recording of Byzantine chant in a virtual, digital, recreation of the interior Hagia Sophia. Somehow they were able to recreate a virtual interior of Hagia Sophia using the sound of a bursting...

Sacrament of Penance Across the Diocese – March 28

The Diocese of St. Catharines invites Catholics to celebrate the Sacrament of Penance On Saturday, March 28, 2020 in every parish church across the diocese a priest will be available from 10:00am – 2:00pm to hear individual confessions. There will also be Eucharistic...

Cardinal Collins Blasts Canadian Assisted Dying Laws

By Catholic News Agency | TORONTO, Canada — Canada is embracing “death on demand” in its healthcare laws, according to Cardinal Thomas Collins. The Archbishop of Toronto issued a strong… Read the Whole Article at its Original...