As Senate dynamic shifts, pro-lifers examine Manchin’s record

Washington D.C., Jan 25, 2021 / 04:30 pm (CNA).- As Democrats last week took effective control of the Senate, pro-life leaders turned their attention to the record of one senator who could cast pivotal votes in the next two years.   Having gained control of 50 seats...

Filipino diocese mourns murdered priest

Malaybalay, Philippines, Jan 25, 2021 / 03:43 pm (CNA).- A Filipino diocese demanded justice and decried the murder of a priest who was shot and killed by an unknown perpetrator on Sunday. The Diocese of Malaybalay issued a statement Jan. 25 expressing sorrow for the...

What translation of Augustine’s Confessions should I read?

Most scholars think that Augustine composed the Confessions in a four year period between 397 and 401, but the most compelling suggestion is that he wrote it in a two week period in 397 when […] Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Archbishop Smith: Icy Underfoot

Walking in Edmonton is not for the faint of heart these days. Recent above-normal temperatures, followed by below-freezing ones, have left our streets, sidewalks, and trails covered with ice. Footing is unsure, to say the least, and signs abound warning walkers and...

Pope Francis: May the Holy Trinity Make Christians Grow in Unity

Daniel Ibáñez Ecumenical Vespers at the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls, Jan. 25, 2021. Pope Francis’ homily stated that the Holy Spirit desires to restore unity and inspires “gratuitousness, to love even those who do not love us in return.” Read the Whole...

Second man accuses Chicago’s Father Pfleger of sex abuse

CNA Staff, Jan 25, 2021 / 02:24 pm (CNA).- A second alleged victim has accused activist Chicago priest Fr. Michael Pfleger of sexually abusing him as a minor decades ago, the Chicago archdiocese has confirmed to local media. The priest has strongly denied both...

Joe Biden Reverses Trump's Transgender Military Ban

Bumble Dee American soldiers salute the American flag. Biden’s order prohibits certain military actions taken against servicemembers because of gender-transitioning, such as “involuntary separations, discharges, and denials of reenlistment or continuation of service.”...