Jan 24; Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee, Tone 1

Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee, Tone 1; Our Venerable Mother Xenia the Roman Great Vespers and Divine Liturgy   GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 1 Lead my soul forth from prison* that I may give thanks to Your...

On patriotism, bitterness, and gratitude

Twice a week, very early in the morning, I walk from London’s Waterloo Station across the river to the West End to help serve breakfasts at St Patrick’s Church in Soho Square. In what could […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Pope at Angelus: Finding God means finding love

Pope Francis leads the Sunday Angelus (Vatican Media) January 17, 2021 Pope Francis reflects on the day’s Gospel during his Sunday Angelus, inviting the faithful to accept God’s call, responding to it with only love. By Vatican News staff writer Marking the Second...

It’s High Time to Say Goodbye to the March for Life

Editor’s Note: We believe that considering and discussing multiple perspectives on the future of the pro-life movement and social conservatism in general is important at this time in our nation’s history. The following, therefore, is the opinion of the author and not...

Death of pro-life icon on MLK's day is "fitting," family says

CNA Staff, Jan 18, 2021 / 03:10 pm (CNA).- The passing of pro-life icon Joseph M. Scheidler, 93, former National Director of the Pro-Life Action League on Martin Luther King Jr.’s Day, is “absolutely fitting,” his son Erik Scheidler told CNA after...

Rolheiser: Grieving Death

Most of us are familiar with the story of Zorba the Greek, either through Nikos Kazantzakis’ famous book or through the movie. Well, Zorba was not a fictional character. He was a real person, Alexis Zorba, who had such a larger-than-life personality and energy that...

States Push Both Pro-Life and Abortion Expansion Measures in 2021

Olivier Douliery Supporters of Judge Amy Coney Barrett and pro-choice supporters gather outside of the US Supreme Court as the Senate is expected to confirm President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Capitol Hill on October 26, 2020 in...

Ensemble, demeurer en Lui: la semaine de l’unité des chrétiens 2021

La semaine de prière pour l’unité des chrétiens se déroule du 16 au 24 janvier 2021. Chez nous, elle est organisée par le conseil interconfessionnel chrétien de la région de Québec. Le thème pour cette année de ce beau temps de communion est « Demeurez dans mon amour...