What You Should Do (and Read) to Grow in Holiness

By Jim Graves | The serious Catholic is one who makes an effort to improve his spiritual life. I asked Father Greg Cleveland, director of the Lanteri Center for Ignatian Spirituality in Denver and author of the spirituality… Read the Whole Article at its...

Filipino Catholic college defends stance against homosexual acts

CNA Staff, Aug 11, 2020 / 04:14 pm (CNA).- A Catholic college in the Philippines is defending enrollment and recruitment policies that some critics have decried as a ban on homosexual students and employees. The college maintains that in alignment with Catholic...

Bishop Soto Excommunicates Priest Who Rejects Pope Francis

By JD Flynn/CNA | A Sacramento priest excommunicated last week says he stands by his claim that Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI is the true pope. In addition to charges of schism, the priest is suspected of… Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Good Cop, Bad Cop

The aftermath of the wrongful death of George Floyd has unfortunately seen another wrong: the perception of too many police officers as villains. Police are feeling it, painfully. Many of them are blaming not just […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Earthquake hits North Carolina during Mass reading about earthquake

CNA Staff, Aug 11, 2020 / 03:13 pm (CNA).- As North Carolina experienced a moderate earthquake Sunday, local pastors encourage Catholics to relinquish control to God. A 5.1-magnitude earthquake with an epicenter near Sparta, about 100 miles north of Charlotte, struck...

Biden picks Kamala Harris as VP candidate

CNA Staff, Aug 11, 2020 / 03:10 pm (CNA).- Former vice president Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic Party nominee for president, has selected Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) to be his running mate.   Harris is the first Black woman, and the first person of Indian...

COVID forces Irish pilgrimage to close Aug. 15 to discourage crowds

The Marian shrine at Knock announced Aug. 10 that in addition to postponing the popular Knock Novena and pilgrimage because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the shrine and its church would be closed for the Aug. 15 feast of the Assumption of Mary to ensure pilgrims do not...

Excommunicated priest rejects Pope Francis, misconduct allegations

Denver Newsroom, Aug 11, 2020 / 01:47 pm (CNA).-   A Sacramento priest excommunicated last week says he stands by his claim that Pope emeritus Benedict XVI is the true pope. In addition to charges of schism, the priest is suspected of misconduct and improper...