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Catholic church vandalized in Liverpool 2019-08-05 17:23:00Liverpool, England, Aug 5, 2019 / 03:23 pm (CNA).- Merseyside Police are investigating the vandalization of St. Oswald's, a church in inner city Live

White roses fall inside Roman basilica to mark 2019-08-05 12:09:00Rome, Italy, Aug 5, 2019 / 10:09 am (CNA).- White rose petals fell from the ceiling of St. Mary Major Basilica Monday, as Romans celebrated the annive

Chesterton sainthood cause will not advance, Bishop Doyle 2019-08-02 17:15:00Denver, Colo., Aug 2, 2019 / 03:15 pm (CNA).- A cause for the canonization of the pipe-smoking, plain-talking, mustachioed and beloved Catholic author

Catholic scout troops in Europe find fellowship in 2019-08-02 17:06:00Rome, Italy, Aug 2, 2019 / 03:06 pm (CNA).- This week, as many as 5,000 Catholic scouts are walking historic pilgrimage routes to Rome that will culmi

Dutch burqa ban prompts concern for religion in 2019-08-02 16:32:00Amsterdam, Netherlands, Aug 2, 2019 / 02:32 pm (CNA).- A law professor at a Dutch university has noted concerns over the effects of a newly implemente

Glasgow archbishop appeals for asylum seekers being evicted 2019-08-01 13:48:00Glasgow, Scotland, Aug 1, 2019 / 11:48 am (CNA).- The Archbishop of Glasgow has written a letter to the UK Home Secretary calling the forced evictions

This Roman church was a gift from Catholics 2019-08-01 05:25:00Rome, Italy, Aug 1, 2019 / 03:25 am (CNA).- There are many Catholic churches in Rome, but few can boast of having been built through the contributions

The Dormition Fast: The Eastern Christian season leading 2019-07-31 05:01:00Rome, Italy, Jul 31, 2019 / 03:01 am (CNA).- Each year the Eastern Catholic Churches, as well as other Eastern Christians, participate in a fasting se

Christian street preacher compensated after wrongful arrest in 2019-07-29 19:01:00London, England, Jul 29, 2019 / 05:01 pm (CNA).- A Christian pastor has been compensated for a wrongful arrest after London police detained the man wh

Polish priest attacked in sacristy during apparent robbery 2019-07-29 13:03:00Szczecin, Poland, Jul 29, 2019 / 11:03 am (CNA).- A Catholic priest was severely beaten in an attack by three men in the sacristy of St. John the Bapt

Europe heatwave could damage Notre-Dame, architect warns 2019-07-25 16:48:00Paris, France, Jul 25, 2019 / 02:48 pm (CNA).- Almost four months after a fire destroyed the roof of Notre-Dame de Paris, officials are concerned that

UK High Court to hear case on medical 2019-07-22 20:01:00London, England, Jul 22, 2019 / 06:01 pm (CNA).- The High Court has agreed to hear in September a bid from the parents of Tafida Raqeeb to take her to

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Learn to listen to Jesus with this prayer 2019-08-06 08:00:48Master, it is well that we are here ...

4 Unique aspects of Christian love 2019-08-06 06:00:57The kind of love a Christian should have for others is specific and purposeful.

The surprisingly Catholic faith of Babe Ruth 2019-08-06 00:00:48The Great Bambino certainly had his struggles, but he made it to Mass every Sunday and devoted his later years to sick children.

3 Recent movies to stream tonight that won’t 2019-08-06 00:00:36It can be tough to find something edifying to watch, but here's a start.

Break free from your sins with this prayer 2019-08-06 00:00:30The prayer invokes St. Peter the Apostle, recalling how he was set free from his chains by God.

Here’s why grapes and other fruits are blessed 2019-08-06 00:00:27Many Eastern Catholics maintain this ancient tradition of blessing fruit near the end of summer.

7 Symbols from the Gospel account of the 2019-08-06 00:00:24Though the Evangelists can only "stammer before the mystery," we can learn so much from it.

10 Inspiring quotes from Pope Francis on family 2019-08-06 00:00:17The pontiff gives us a timely reminder that family is one of the greatest gifts in our lives.

Try volunteer traveling for your next vacation 2019-08-06 00:00:09Check out these five volunteer programs located abroad to give back to communities most in need.

Groundbreaking research discovers how to put cancerous cells 2019-08-05 14:26:23A team of Australian scientists developed a new anti-cancer drug which could prevent relapse in cancer patients.

Mass shootings an epidemic, lament US bishops 2019-08-05 13:56:28Reiterate advocacy for responsible gun laws and increased resources to address roots of violence

How one woman’s decision to buy up a 2019-08-05 06:00:51One act of kindness can indeed become a movement.

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Scandal in South Carolina 2019-08-06 06:20:00A priest was recently placed on administrative leave in my own Diocese of Charleston. Fr. Raymond Flores, parochial vicar at St. Mary Help of Christia

Orthodoxy and the Latin Mass 2019-08-06 06:00:00The Traditional Latin Mass (TLM) seems to be gaining popularity. From academia to the commentariat , both the Catholic press and the secular medi

The Rot in Our Ruling Class 2019-08-05 14:25:00Twenty dead in El Paso. Nine more in Ohio. Both shootings are malicious acts to be condemned. But they are also part of a larger phenomenon to be unde

Taleb’s Call to Duel 2019-08-05 09:05:00Nassim Nicholas Taleb and Claire Lehmann seemed like natural allies: Both are contrarian, entrepreneurial free thinkers. But recently, Taleb started c

Calling Joe Biden to Repentance 2019-08-02 10:55:00During the most recent round of Democratic party debates, abortion was noticeably the dog that didn’t bark in the night. Continue Reading &raq

The Epistle of James in the Current Crisis 2019-08-02 06:00:00The Epistle of James strikes us as a letter of perennial wisdom. James encourages his readers to rejoice in trials, speak with restraint, keep the roy

Cosmopolite Panic 2019-08-01 12:45:00A friend recently wrote to me, informing me we have fallen out over Brexit. He notes in passing that of all the friends he’s lost because of Bri

How Revolutions End 2019-07-31 09:35:00Anna Młynik-Shawcross didn’t see it coming. “There was definitely a feeling, from the mid-80s, that it was never going to end,&r

Lessons in Virtue From Apollo 11 2019-07-31 06:00:00Fifty years ago this week, the crew of Apollo 11, the world’s latest heroes, were doing decidedly unheroic things: napping, drinking beer, playi

Kissing Christianity Goodbye 2019-07-30 06:00:00Joshua Harris has abandoned his Christian faith, news that marks another blow to American conservative evangelicalism.  Continue Reading »

CNA Daily News

Strong online boundaries make for the happiest relationships, 2019-08-07 04:55:00Washington D.C., Aug 7, 2019 / 02:55 am (CNA).- Cutting ties with old flames, before the internet, used to be easy. After a break-up, people could ea

New Zealand bill seeks to allow elective abortions 2019-08-07 02:46:00Wellington, New Zealand, Aug 7, 2019 / 12:46 am (CNA).- The government of New Zealand proposed a bill this week that would lift a law stipulating that

Pro-lifers hold vigil as debate begins on New 2019-08-06 20:01:00Sydney, Australia, Aug 6, 2019 / 06:01 pm (CNA).- As the parliament of New South Wales opened debate on a bill to decriminalize abortion in the Austra

At watershed moment, assisted suicide could expand in 2019-08-06 19:26:00Perth, Australia, Aug 6, 2019 / 05:26 pm (CNA).- Legal assisted suicide could expand in Australia, as the Western Australian government has introduced

Knights of Columbus announce groundbreaking of St Kateri 2019-08-06 18:58:00Minneapolis, Minn., Aug 6, 2019 / 04:58 pm (CNA).- The Knights of Columbus will lead new initiatives to support Native Americans and First Nations peo

After US mass shootings, Mexican bishops denounce hate 2019-08-06 17:53:00Mexico City, Mexico, Aug 6, 2019 / 03:53 pm (CNA).- In a recent statement, the Mexican bishops’ conference voiced “great sorrow” at

Iraqi archbishop reflects on Christian community five years 2019-08-06 15:52:00Erbil, Iraq, Aug 6, 2019 / 01:52 pm (CNA).- Five years on from the conquering of Christian communities in Iraq by the so-called Islamic State, Christi

Pro-life leaders with an impact win Catholic honors 2019-08-06 13:24:00Louisville, Ky., Aug 6, 2019 / 11:24 am (CNA).- Three Catholic pro-life leaders have won recognition for their diverse work, including outreach to pre

Archbishop Chaput: Look deeper than symptoms to solve 2019-08-06 12:50:00Philadelphia, Pa., Aug 6, 2019 / 10:50 am (CNA).- Gun control laws alone will not stop mass shootings effectively, Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philad

This former abortion nurse encountered Christ through the 2019-08-06 11:59:00San Sebastian, Spain, Aug 6, 2019 / 09:59 am (CNA).- María Martínez Gómez is a former abortion nurse in Bilbao who used to go by

Iraqi patriarch to Pope Francis: Chaldean Church is 2019-08-06 10:40:00Vatican City, Aug 6, 2019 / 08:40 am (CNA).- The Chaldean Catholic Church is a Church of martyrs, Patriarch Louis Raphael Sako of Babylon told Pope Fr

McCarrick's grooming tactics shown in letters to seminarians 2019-08-06 10:14:00Vatican City, Aug 6, 2019 / 08:14 am (CNA).- Letters from Theodore McCarrick to his abuse victims were published Tuesday by the Associated Press, in a

Crisis Magazine

The Vatican Sends JPII Down the Memory Hole 2019-08-06 03:10:57If there was ever any doubt that Pope Francis’s Vatican regime is determined to subvert the doctrines of Pope John Paul II, the shameless conduc

Transfiguration is the Christian’s Posture 2019-08-06 03:00:01The Feast of the Transfiguration on August 6th tends to be overlooked: stuck in the middle of summer, not a holy day of obligation, with a Gospel read

G.K. Chesterton May Be a Saint Yet 2019-08-05 03:10:35Six hundred Chestertonians convened in Kansas City last week for the American Chesterton Society’s annual convention, hailing from as far afield

Bearing with Infirmities 2019-08-05 03:00:39We are an extraordinarily intolerant people. We take pride in our intolerance, though we don’t call it by that name. The tolerant person sees so

Prince Harry Lives Up to His Namesake 2019-08-02 03:10:24“Where men are forbidden to honor a king,” C.S. Lewis warned, “they honor millionaires, athletes or film-stars instead: even famous

The Sign of the Cross at the Tour 2019-08-02 03:00:24A friend took me to lunch at the Harvard Club in New York City some years ago. When the food arrived, he looked around at the Masters of the Universe,

No Parish for Real Men 2019-08-01 03:10:53There’s a crisis of manhood in the American Church. You know it; I know it. But if our bishops are anything other than totally oblivious, they&r

The Catholic Case for Cultural Appropriation 2019-08-01 03:00:26Cultural appropriation: the label is increasingly applied in concert with those other derogatory words — bigot, homophobe, sexist —to smea

“Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” is Still the Rule 2019-07-31 03:10:12“What’s it like to be a seminarian?” It’s a question I heard often enough before my ordination. A complete answer was always d

The West Must Return to the Faith – 2019-07-31 03:00:47Western civilization is weak, exhausted, dying. Our leaders in the Church – servants in attendance to the Great Physician – can now think