Catholic groups find shelter for Bolivian farm workers stranded in Chile

CNA Staff, Apr 30, 2020 / 05:47 pm (CNA).- When Bolivia closed its borders March 25 to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, hundreds of Bolivian seasonal farm workers in central Chile found themselves stranded. With their seasonal work ended and their savings...

Experts offer a path to reopening churches, and the sacraments

CNA Staff, Apr 30, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- As more Catholic dioceses begin to resume public Masses during the coronavirus pandemic, a group of theologians and medical experts has provided guidance for doing so […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

The Perpetual Rosary Effort Against the Pandemic

By Joseph Pronechen | On the banks of the Mississippi River in the city of Quincy, Illinois, Father Aaron Kuhn at Saint Peter Parish has spearheaded another major way to fight the coronavirus. Taking a lesson from Perpetual… Read the Whole Article at its...

Pope prays for the unknown victims of coronavirus

With the coronavirus pandemic forcing many countries to dig mass graves for countless victims, Pope Francis offered his daily morning Mass for the deceased who remain unknown. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Will God Wipe Away Every Tear?

By Regis Martin | Does God exist? It is a question that, like death and taxes, never goes away. Indeed, as someone once quipped, God waits in the lobby while the scholars retire upstairs to debate his existence. And, as always,… Read the Whole Article at its...

World Wide Web’s Birthday

Today is the traditional birthday of what was dubbed – and the name stuck – the world wide web. On April 30th, back in 1993, Timothy Berners-Lee released the source code of his idea to link together a global information sharing system, linked to various computers...

Bishop in Mozambique Speaks Out Following Attacks Blamed on ISIS

A bishop in Mozambique has spoken out about a spate of devastating attacks by jihadists – including the targeting of churches during Holy Week – which have been attributed to the extremist group Islamic State (ISIS). Speaking to Catholic charity Aid to the Church in...