The hidden history of Black Catholic nuns in the U.S.

Washington D.C., Feb 11, 2021 / 04:10 pm (CNA).- Black Catholic nuns have made manifold contributions to the Church in the United States, and theirs is a story that needs to be told, one historian says.    Generations of black Catholic women “fought against racism in...

At Her Trial, St. Joan of Arc Faced Her Accusers Alone

Paul Delaroche, “The Cardinal of Winchester Interrogates Joan of Arc,” 1824 “But Joan had no one to prepare her case for her, and she was shut up in those stone walls and had no friend to appeal to for help…” Read the Whole Article at its Original...

Top Ten 2020 #9 Michael Nnadi

Thursday, February 11, 2021     Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes     February 11 is the feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes, one of the most famous apparitions of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The apparition took place in southern France on this day in 1858, 163 years ago. A...

In time of virtual worship, miracles of Eucharist point to Real Presence

Vancouver, Canada, Feb 11, 2021 / 02:27 pm (CNA).- A North Vancouver church might be livestreaming Masses daily, but its pastor is ensuring his flock does not forget the importance of approaching the Eucharist in person, too.Father Steny Mascarenhas, OCD, is hoping...

Supreme Court weighing Alabama ban on clergy at executions

Washington D.C., Feb 11, 2021 / 02:15 pm (CNA).- The U.S. Supreme Court is considering the case of an Alabama death row inmate who has asked to have a Christian pastor present with him to pray in the final moments of his life.Alabama inmate Willie Smith is scheduled...

St. Anthony’s Parish Pays off Restoration Project

“None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful.” – Mother Teresa Read the Whole Article at its Original...