How coronavirus is affecting pro-life Democrat's primary campaign

Chicago, Ill., Mar 16, 2020 / 02:30 pm (CNA).- In a presidential election year, an ‘October Surprise’ can alter the course of an entire election. This March, a global pandemic presents a unique challenge to candidates during the primary season.  On Tuesday, March 17,...

Doing Good for God in the World

By Father Jordan Schmidt, OP | Sunday, March 22, is the Fourth Sunday of Lent (Year A). Mass readings: 1 Samuel 16:1b, 6-7, 10-13a, Psalm 23:1-6, Ephesians 5:8-14, John 9:1-41. As a boy, I… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Do Coronavirus Closings Violate Religious Liberty?

By Courtney Mares/CNA. | VATICAN CITY — Few were surprised when the Chinese Communist Party banned church services in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in Hubei province. But the Italian… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Bishops take action to help contain coronavirus threat

Catholic bishops of Alberta and the Northwest Territories are on a conference call today to discuss expected changes to masses, after the provincial government announced new measures for places of worship to cancel mass gatherings of more than 250 people. Read the...

Pope Francis Reforms Vatican City Courts with New Law

By Catholic News Agency | VATICAN CITY — The Holy See announced a new law governing the judicial system of the Vatican City state Monday. The motu proprio provides enhanced safeguards for the… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

A Continual Feast with Evelyn Birge Vitz

By Alexandra Greeley | A former professor at New York University, where she taught French and other subjects, including religious studies, Evelyn (“Timmie”) Birge Vitz is now retired. She lives in Reston, Virginia, with her… Read the Whole Article at its...

Escape from a Prison of My Own Making

“Thus, a good man, though a slave, is free; but a wicked man, though a king, is a slave. For he serves, not one man alone, but what is worse, as many masters as he has vices.” —Saint Augustine of Hippo, City of God Read the Whole Article at its Original...