The difficult path to understanding and ministering to trans youth

Transgenderism is currently among society’s most controversial topics. Especially in Christian circles, the moral and theological implications of this phenomenon have been a major point of contention. But the distinction between transgenderism (and gender theory)...

Polish bishops recall service of priests, nuns during Warsaw Uprising

CNA Staff, Aug 7, 2020 / 05:37 pm (CNA).- Commemorating the 76th anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising against the Nazis, the Catholic bishops of Poland released a reflection on the priests and nuns who ministered to the needs of the Polish people during the historic...

This Sunday’s Readings Tell us About a Humble God

By John Grondelski | The readings for the 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Aug. 9) tell us about a humble God. Elijah the prophet hides in a cave on Mount Horeb (otherwise known as Mount Sinai). The First Reading doesn’t tell us… Read the Whole Article at its...

Letter #20, Thursday, August 6, 2020: Lament for Lebanon

    Above, the moment of the terrible explosion on the evening of Tuesday, August 4, 2020, in Beirut, Lebanon. The massive explosion unleashed a terrific shock wave that traveled outward for 6 miles, knocking out windows, killing more than 150, and wounding thousands....

Maryland county drops second order to keep Catholic schools closed

CNA Staff, Aug 7, 2020 / 02:15 pm (CNA).- Catholic schools in Montgomery County, Maryland, can reopen for the coming semester after the county rescinded a second controversial order preventing all non-public schools from welcoming students for in-person learning until...

US Sanctions Hong Kong Chief Executive Over National Security Law

By Catholic News Agency | WASHINGTON — The United States announced sanctions against Carrie Lam, the leader of the government of Hong Kong, as well as other officials in China on Friday, August… Read the Whole Article at its Original...