“Nos églises n’ouvriront pas toute suite. Pourquoi?”

Nos évêques, par la voix de Mgr Marc Pelchat, évêque auxiliaire à Québec, répondent aux membres de nos communautés qui les pressent d’autoriser la reprise des activités ecclésiales. Read the Whole Article at its Original...

How St. John Paul II 'bent the course of history'

Washington D.C., May 18, 2020 / 05:45 pm (CNA).- The life of Pope Saint John Paul II is proof that religious belief and moral conviction can change the course of history, the pope’s biographer said on Monday, May 18.  Author and papal biographer George Weigel held an...

Morning Catholic must-reads: 19/05/2020

Cardinal Joseph Tobin has announced a three-phase gradual reopening process for churches in his archdiocese. A recently re-opened Catholic church has been forced to close again after three priests tested positive for coronavirus. A Protestant explains why he admires...

More than 600 Nigerian Christians killed in 2020, new report says

Christians in Nigeria faced escalating persecution and a mounting death toll in the first four months of 2020, a new report has said. In a report issued on 15 May, the International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) said that 620 Nigerian...

French state council orders lifting of religious gathering ban

The French Council of State ruled on Monday that a ban on religious gatherings in the country is a disproportionate response to the coronavirus pandemic, and ordered the government to lift the ban within eight days. Religious gatherings have been prohibited in the...

‘Humble and dedicated’ bishop dies from the coronavirus

An English bishop died on Monday after contracting the coronavirus. The Archdiocese of Liverpool said that Bishop Vincent Malone, 88, died on the morning of May 18 at the Royal Liverpool Hospital after testing positive for COVID-19 last week. He is at least the fourth...

Rhode Island Priest Recognized as One of ‘Worst Cooks in America’

By Alexandra Greeley | Fans of the Food Network cooking competition shows will likely remember the name and even the face of Father Adam Young, pastor of St. Paul Church in Cranston, Rhode Island. What makes that particular… Read the Whole Article at its...

10 Ways to Deepen Your Love of the Blessed Mother

By Patti Armstrong | To know the Blessed Mother is to love her. It is why Catholics sing her praises, crown her queen during the month of May and even name churches after her. We love our Blessed Mother, just as Jesus does…. Read the Whole Article at its...

A time to distinguish between false hopes and true hope

From today’s Gospel reading for Mass: I have told you all this that your faith may not be shaken. They will expel you from the synagogues, and indeed the hour is coming when anyone who […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...