Bishops preach against racism on feast of St. Peter Claver

Washington D.C., Sep 9, 2020 / 05:54 pm (CNA).- On the feast of St. Peter Claver, bishops in the U.S. preached on overcoming the sin of racism through God’s grace. On August 27, the chair of the U.S. bishops’ anti-racism committee, Bishop Shelton Fabre of...

Trump expands list of potential US Supreme Court nominees

Washington D.C., Sep 9, 2020 / 05:03 pm (CNA).-   U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced more names of candidates he would nominate to the Supreme Court, despite no current vacancy at the court. In addition to the existing White House list of two dozen...

Tabernacle found after theft from Ontario cathedral

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Sep 9, 2020 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- The tabernacle that was stolen earlier this week from the St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral in St. Catharines, Ontario was recovered on Wednesday, September 9. A group of parishioners from the cathedral...

La Crosse bishop to correct ‘Catholics can’t be Democrats’ priest

CNA Staff, Sep 9, 2020 / 03:32 pm (CNA).- After a Wisconsin priest said in a viral video that no Catholic can be a Democrat, the priest’s bishop said he will attempt fraternal correction and acknowledged that the priest had inflicted a “wound” upon the Church. A Texas...

Sept 14; The Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross

The Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross Great Vespers, Festal Matins and Divine Liturgy One of the 12 Great Feasts. Holy Day of Obligation. GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading Blessed is the man… is sung only when feast occurs on a Sunday or Monday...

Who was St. Peter Claver?

CNA Staff, Sep 9, 2020 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- September 9 marks the Feast of St. Peter Claver, a Jesuit priest who ministered to African slaves in Colombia in the 17th century. The U.S. bishops have invited Catholics to observe the day with fasting and prayer for an end...

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Communique #12 – Organization

National Chairperson of Organization Fran Lucas, September 9, 2020. Read the Whole Article at its Original Source