Virginia legislature votes to abolish the death penalty

Washington D.C., Feb 22, 2021 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- Virginia is expected to become the first southern state to abolish the death penalty, after its general assembly voted on Monday to end the practice.   The state senate voted 22 to 16 to approve H.B. 2263, which would...

Devotion to St. Joseph in the Eternal City

Screenshot/Youtube Interior view of St. Joseph the Carpenter after the roof caved in. The special Year of St. Joseph, proclaimed by Pope Francis, has coincided with the end of the restoration work of the famous Church of St. Joseph of the Carpenters, one of several...

Quaeritur

Somebody has told me that the First Vatican Council taught that “If the pope, as a private person, encourages heresy, the Apostolic See would be vacant, and then we must not innovate anything, but stick to what has been handed down.” I do not know where,...

Rev. Don Stein passes at age 86

Rev. Don Stein, a beloved pastor for more than six decades in the Edmonton Archdiocese and in Canada’s North, died on Feb. 22, 2021. He was 86. Read the Whole Article at its Original...