Father William Schierer on Food, Family and Fraternity

By Alexandra Greeley | One of four siblings who grew up in a devoutly Catholic household, Father William Schierer is the parochial vicar at St. Timothy Catholic Church in Chantilly, Virginia. And why the priesthood? For… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Public Masses to resume in Austria May 15

Rome Newsroom, Apr 21, 2020 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- Public Masses will resume in Austria on May 15, the country’s chancellor has said. Sebastian Kurz made the announcement at a press conference in Vienna at noon local time April 21. Fr. Peter Schipka, secretary general of...

Free Download of Pope’s Prayers, Supplications, and Homilies Available

The Dicastery for Communication of the Holy See is making available a downloadable book entitled “Strong in the Face of Tribulation”, containing prayers, supplications, and the Pope’s homilies as “a sure support in time of trial,” Vatican News announced late on April...

Catholic University provost named to National Science Board

Washington D.C., Apr 21, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- The provost of The Catholic University of America is one of four people named on Monday, April 20, to serve on the National Science Board.  Dr. Aaron Dominguez, who is also a physics professor at the school, was...

Governor Cuomo and God’s Noncompetitive Transcendence

Last week, Andrew Cuomo, the governor of New York, made a rather interesting theological observation. Commenting on the progress that his state has made in fighting the coronavirus, and praising the concrete efforts of medical […] Read the Whole Article at its...

Coronavirus hits priests’ retirement home in Missouri

CNA Staff, Apr 21, 2020 / 03:01 pm (CNA).- Several priests located at a retirement home in Missouri have been diagnosed with the coronavirus, but those who have been hospitalized are likely to be released soon.  The Archdiocese of St. Louis announced April 20 that...

Many of Bangladesh's indigenous out of work and at risk, advocates warn

CNA Staff, Apr 21, 2020 / 02:19 pm (CNA).- Indigenous rights groups are warning that many families in Bangladesh who have lost jobs and income because of the coronavirus pandemic are not yet receiving aid, and many are facing starvation. A joint statement from three...