Unity and the Vatican

We are heartened to see a few cogent rebuttals to George Weigel’s odd and indefensible defense of the nuclear incineration of the two cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. First Things, to their credit, responded, as did Ed Feser in the Catholic Herald, and Father...

Pope Francis prays for people affected by California wildfires

Vatican City, Oct 11, 2020 / 10:30 am (CNA).- Pope Francis expressed his concern Sunday for people suffering from the effects of wildfires in California and South America. “I would like to express my closeness to the populations affected by the fires that are...

The Surviving Salve Reginas in England

England has long been called Our Lady’s Dowry despite her official departure from the Catholic Faith during the 16th century. In 1534, King Henry VIII declared himself the head of the Church of England, severing himself and the English from the Catholic Church. While...

Pope Makes Episcopal Appointments in Argentina

Appointment of auxiliary bishop of the metropolitan archdiocese of Tucumán, Argentina The Holy Father has appointed as auxiliary bishop of the metropolitan archdiocese of Tucumán, Argentina, the Reverend Roberto Ferrari, of the clergy of the diocese of Villa de la...

Pope Francis Prays for Success of Armenia-Azerbaijan Ceasefire

Pope Francis on Sunday offered prays for the success of the “fragile” ceasefire in  Nagorno-Karabakh between Armenia and Azerbaijan. The halt to hostilities started yesterday, October 10, 2020. The Holy Father’s comments came after praying the Angelus with pilgrims in...