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University to host center for study of Polish New! 2021-12-08 16:00:00 The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin in eastern Poland. / KUL. Lublin, Poland, Dec 8, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA). The center will be based a

Switzerland’s Catholic Church approves independent abuse study New! 2021-12-08 15:00:00 The flag of Switzerland. / Eberhard Grossgasteiger. Zurich, Dec 8, 2021 / 13:00 pm (CNA). The project will begin in March 2022.

Pope Francis: Sagrada Familia’s new star shines for New! 2021-12-08 14:00:00 The 12-pointed star of the Sagrada Família Basilica’s Tower of the Virgin Mary is lit up for the first time. / Screenshot from Bas&iac

Syro-Malabar Catholic Church leaders want a uniform liturgy. 2021-12-08 05:10:00 A St. Thomas Christian cross at the installation of Mar Joseph Srampickal at Preston North End stadium, England, on Oct. 9, 2016. / Mazur/catholicn

New report finds freedom of conscience under threat 2021-12-07 11:00:00 null / Rob Wilson via Shutterstock. Rome Newsroom, Dec 7, 2021 / 09:00 am (CNA). The report said further developments could lead to ‘comple

Austria’s Catholic bishops: ‘Temporary’ COVID-19 vaccine mandate permissible 2021-12-07 08:00:00 null / CDC/Unsplash (CC0). Rome Newsroom, Dec 7, 2021 / 06:00 am (CNA). Unvaccinated Austrians could face fines of up to $675 every three months.

For the Year of St. Joseph, a look 2021-12-07 05:10:00 The relic of the holy cloak of St. Joseph at the Basilica of St. Joseph al Trionfale in Rome. / Daniel Ibáñez/CNA. Rome, Italy, Dec

Scientists reconstructed the face of St. Nicholas – 2021-12-06 16:00:00 photo: TierneyMJ / Shutterstock.com Liverpool, England, Dec 6, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA). Scientists at a university in Liverpool unveiled what they

Full text: Pope Francis’ in-flight press conference from 2021-12-06 12:41:00 Pope Francis speaks during an in-flight press conference on the journey from Athens to Rome, Dec. 6, 2021 / Vatican Media. Aboard the papal plane

Pope Francis says he accepted Paris archbishop’s resignation 2021-12-06 09:21:00 Pope Francis speaks during an in-flight press conference on the journey from Athens to Rome, Dec. 6, 2021. / Vatican Media. Rome Newsroom, Dec 6,

Pope Francis says he will meet Russian Orthodox 2021-12-06 08:35:00 Pope Francis speaks during an in-flight press conference on the journey from Athens to Rome, Dec. 6, 2021. / Vatican Media. Rome Newsroom, Dec 6,

5 things to know and share about St. 2021-12-06 08:00:00 St. Nicholas, by Jaroslav Čermák (1831-1878). / Galerie Art Praha via Wikimedia (Public Domain). Rome Newsroom, Dec 6, 2021 / 06:00 a

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Virgin Mary teaches “true humility,” says Pope Francis New! 2021-12-08 09:10:11On the feast of the Immaculate Conception, Pope Francis insists that the Gospel is not separate from real life.

Family “Quarantined Quartet” hits 600 days of practice New! 2021-12-08 09:00:00The lockdowns have lifted, but not their commitment to playing beautiful music together.

Is this the face of Santa Claus? 2021-12-08 07:00:00An English university has used cutting-edge technology to recreate St. Nicholas of Myra's face from his remains.

Does this church have the coziest Christmas tree 2021-12-08 06:00:00The community in England took 6 months to create this colorful giant tree.

John Paul II’s prayer to Mary Immaculate to 2021-12-08 05:00:00St. John Paul II prayed that we may all have the strength to resist evil temptations through Mary Immaculate's intercession.

He killed his friend, drank and stole … 2021-12-08 04:00:00The whole neighborhood was afraid of him and he felt like a god. Then everything changed.

Dorothy Day’s cause for canonization enters final phase 2021-12-08 03:00:00The final phase in Dorothy Day's cause for canonization begins in Rome.

Advent with Aleteia: Surrender your will to God’s 2021-12-08 01:11:00Day 11: Let me want what you want.

Online Advent calendar offers fantastic playlist of Christmas 2021-12-07 15:00:00This free Advent calendar website can be used for counting down days all year.

‘Encanto’ celebrates everybody’s different gifts 2021-12-07 13:00:00The new Disney animated movie charms with its lush Colombian scenery, infectious cumbia beats, and positive message about community.

Justice Thomas, Dobbs v. Jackson, and my foster 2021-12-07 12:09:06Now is the time to recalibrate our national moral compass and stand up for the Noahs of our country, to respect and care for every child from the mome

Photos: “100 Nativity Scenes at the Vatican” opens 2021-12-07 10:00:00A 220-lb crèche made entirely out of chocolate is perhaps the sweetest crèche of them all.

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It's Always Thanksgiving Day 2021-11-30 06:00:00For most Americans in 2021, Thanksgiving means a day off from work, perhaps also an occasion to gather with family to eat more than one should. Its hi

Redeeming Giving Tuesday 2021-11-30 06:00:00In my corner of the professional world, much time is invested in Giving Tuesday, the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. It was established in 2012 as a day &

Coronation and Communion 2021-11-29 06:00:00The reign of Elizabeth II has offered the world unique and unrelenting spectacle, inspiring numerous biographies, an Oscar-winning film ( The Queen ),

Systemic Evil and the Justice of Advent 2021-11-26 06:00:00We live in a world of systemic evil. Asian and Latin American drug cartels produce and transport their merchandise with impunity because they have bou

The History of National Flags in Churches 2021-11-24 09:20:00This summer, Christianity Today ran an article about Protestant pastors' views on displaying national flags in sanctuaries and on church property.

On Being Thankful for America at Thanksgiving 2021-11-23 12:00:00This Thanksgiving, no one living in the United States should be anything but profoundly grateful for the privilege of living in this country. No one.

Inclusivity at Notre Dame 2021-11-23 00:00:00Colleges today urge students to be inclusive of all people, opinions, and choices. But at a Catholic university, the pursuit of inclusivity for its ow

Tucker Carlson, Class Traitor 2021-11-22 06:00:00The Long Slide: Thirty Years in American Journalism by tucker carlson threshold editions, 288 pages, $28 Continue Reading »

The Joys of the Harpsichord 2021-11-22 06:00:00I once had the pleasure of attending a concert of P. D. Q. Bach’s music, put on by the inimitable Peter Schickele. (For those of you who have ne

An Open Letter to the Students of Archbishop 2021-11-19 06:00:00Archbishop Riordan High School, a Catholic school in San Francisco, recently held an all-school assembly featuring pro-life activist Megan Almon. Duri

Too Blind to Be Martyred 2021-11-18 06:00:00As age catches up with me, my eyes aren’t functioning quite the way I’d like them to. First, floaters burst in upon my field of vision, ca

Queering Veterans Day 2021-11-18 06:00:00Another week, another deathwork from a Catholic institution. This time it is Georgetown University. Last week, the university honored military service

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Thomas Aquinas College builds helipad to assist in New! 2021-12-08 18:00:00 A Ventura County Fire Department Firehawk on the helispot recently installed on the campus of Thomas Aquinas College, outside Santa Paula, Calif. /

Notre Dame mandates COVID booster shots for all New! 2021-12-08 17:01:00 University of Notre Dame / Peter Zelasko/CNA South Bend, Ind., Dec 8, 2021 / 15:01 pm (CNA). The University of Notre Dame will require all its stu

University to host center for study of Polish New! 2021-12-08 16:00:00 The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin in eastern Poland. / KUL. Lublin, Poland, Dec 8, 2021 / 14:00 pm (CNA). A university in Poland will

Switzerland’s Catholic Church approves independent abuse study New! 2021-12-08 15:00:00 The flag of Switzerland. / Eberhard Grossgasteiger. Zurich, Dec 8, 2021 / 13:00 pm (CNA). The Catholic Church in Switzerland has announced that it

Pope Francis: Sagrada Familia’s new star shines for New! 2021-12-08 14:00:00 The 12-pointed star of the Sagrada Família Basilica’s Tower of the Virgin Mary is lit up for the first time. / Screenshot from Bas&iac

Man attacks DC basilica's Our Lady of Fatima New! 2021-12-08 13:21:00 Security personnel reported damage to the Our Lady of Fatima statue located outside the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conceptio

5 facts to know about the Basilica of New! 2021-12-08 12:37:00 Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception at night in Washington, DC. / Shutterstock Washington D.C., Dec 8, 2021 / 10:37 am (C

Knights of Columbus release St Joseph documentary online 2021-12-08 08:01:00 null / null Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Dec 8, 2021 / 06:01 am (CNA). Inspired by Pope Francis’ declaration of the Year of St. Joseph, the Kn

Pope Francis hails ‘the beauty of Mary’s heart’ 2021-12-08 07:45:00 Pope Francis delivers his Angelus address at the Vatican, Dec. 8, 2021. / Vatican Media. Vatican City, Dec 8, 2021 / 05:45 am (CNA). Pope Francis

Syro-Malabar Catholic Church leaders want a uniform liturgy. 2021-12-08 05:10:00 A St. Thomas Christian cross at the installation of Mar Joseph Srampickal at Preston North End stadium, England, on Oct. 9, 2016. / Mazur/catholicn

Did you know the Immaculate Conception is patroness 2021-12-08 05:00:00 null / null Denver Newsroom, Dec 8, 2021 / 03:00 am (CNA). Mary, under her title of the Immaculate Conception, has been patroness of the United St

Pope Francis makes early morning visit to Immaculate 2021-12-08 03:17:00 An Italian firefighter places a wreath of flowers on the statue of the Immaculate Conception in Rome’s Piazza di Spagna, Dec. 8, 2021. / Dani