A Lenten Journey, and Remembering Christopher Plummer (Feb. 20)

Andrew Martin “Christ Carrying the Cross” On Ash Wednesday we are reminded that “you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” It’s a call to conversion — but it also reminds us of death. This week on Register Radio, we talk to Byzantine Rite Father Michael O’Loughlin...

Philadelphia archdiocese warning parishes about series of thefts

Washington D.C., Feb 18, 2021 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is warning its parishes to remain alert after a man was arrested for stealing from a series of local churches.    “At this time, we are in the process of communicating broadly with all...

George Weigel explores 'vocation' by elegizing historic figures

CNA Staff, Feb 18, 2021 / 03:19 pm (CNA).- George Weigel this month released a book collecting remembrances of a range of historical figures, with the goal of exploring “what it means to live a worthy life.” Not Forgotten: Elegies For, and Reminiscences Of, a Diverse...

Founder Defies Vatican Order to Leave Ecumenical Community

Niccolò Caranti Enzo Bianchi, founder of the Monastic Community of Bose. A statement on the Monastic Community of Bose’s website announced “with deep bitterness” that Bianchi did not leave the community in Piedmont to move to Tuscany as he was instructed by the...

Founder Defies Vatican Lrder to leave Ecumenical Community

Niccolò Caranti Enzo Bianchi, founder of the Monastic Community of Bose. A statement on the Monastic Community of Bose’s website announced “with deep bitterness” that Bianchi did not leave the community in Piedmont to move to Tuscany as he was instructed by the...

4 Ways to Get Out of Hiding and Make the Most of This Lent

Divisione Produzione Fotografica Pope Francis celebrates Ash Wednesday Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica Feb. 17, 2021. Living Lent 2021 does not have to be a repeat of Lent 2020. Read the Whole Article at its Original...