Dec 06; Twenty-seventh Sunday after Pentecost, Tone 2

Twenty-seventh Sunday after Pentecost, Tone 2; Our Holy Father Nicholas the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Myra in Lycia Great Vespers and Divine Liturgy GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 2 Lead my soul forth from prison*...

Dec 5; Our Venerable and God-Bearing Father Sabbas the Sanctified

GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 5 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! O divinely wise Sabbas,* you stand together with the Angels and dwell with the holy monks;* you converse with the...

Next Buffalo bishop promises 'truth' and 'transparency'

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Dec 1, 2020 / 03:30 pm (CNA).- The newly-announced next Bishop of Buffalo has promised to be a pastor who will promote transparency in the scandal-ridden New York diocese. “In all things, I pledge to be truthful and transparent in the...

'Mary on the Mantel'? Think 'Elf on the Shelf', but Catholic 

Denver Newsroom, Dec 1, 2020 / 02:55 pm (CNA).- For the past 16 years, Elf on the Shelf has become a tradition, both hated and loved, for families in the days leading up to Christmas. Based on a book and accompanying doll, the elf is a scout for Santa Claus, who...

CATHOLICS CANNOT TRUST NEERA TANDEN

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the nomination of Neera Tanden for a senior-level position in the Biden administration: Joe Biden has nominated Neera Tanden to direct the Office of Management and Budget in his administration. It is a bad choice....