Seeking Mary’s intercession amid a worldwide pandemic

On May 1, Canadian bishops, in solidarity with bishops in the U.S., consecrate their individual dioceses and eparchies to Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church, seeking her maternal protection during the coronavirus pandemic. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Catholic university stages a 'digital play' amid quarantine

Denver Newsroom, Apr 29, 2020 / 05:13 pm (CNA).- While the coronavirus has shut down universities and artistic events, the drama department of a Catholic university performed a play nevertheless, through a video conference. A production of Shakespeare’s “Measure for...

Poland to be Entrusted to Christ and to Blessed Virgin Mary

During the difficult time of the epidemic, May 3, at Jasna Góra, the President of the Polish Bishops’ Conference, Archbishop Stanisław Gądecki, will entrust our Homeland to the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus and to the Blessed Virgin Mary Queen of Poland, said the...

Istanbul: Could Former Cathedral of Hagia Sophia Become a Mosque?

he great cathedral of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey, was once the center of Eastern Orthodoxy, before being transformed into a mosque, and then a museum. On 23 March this year, the Muslim call to prayer was once again heard in this former Byzantine cathedral, a...

Situation of Catholic Church in Lithuania During COVID-19 Pandemic

During the state of emergency, the religious activity (Holy Mass, Confessions) in our country wasn’t interrupted, as happened in other countries. This shows how important the dialogue is between the State and the Church. The state of emergency was introduced in Latvia...

Contemplatives Launch Global Pray Initiative to Battle Coronavirus

Within one week, 50 contemplative monasteries and convents all over the world accepted the invitation of the pontifical foundation Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) to pray, not only for all those affected by the virus during the COVID-19 pandemic but also for ACN’s...

Planned Parenthood president hails 'silver lining' to coronavirus

CNA Staff, Apr 29, 2020 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Planned Parenthood’s president has hailed an increase in telehealth services, including access to chemical abortions, as a “silver lining” of the coronavirus pandemic. “It is actually a silver lining in this pandemic, that...

Devotion to St. Michael the Archangel

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