Rite & Reason: The ‘altruistic evil’ of 1916 Rising - Retrospective public consent in 1918 election provides only limited justification
Secular strife causes upcoming Council the be moved to Crete - The first major council of the world’s Eastern Orthodox churches in over 1,200 years will take place in Crete after the influential Russian Orthodox Church said political tensions between Moscow and Ankara ruled out holding it in Turkey.
- Important keynote address by EP on upcoming Council
- Patriarch Kirill addresses primates on upcoming Council
The Angel of Dachau: Pope Francis declares concentration camp priest a martyr
Sudden Sadness and the World Around Me
Religious liberty at center of Pope's meeting with Iranian president
Bishop Barron: Christianity 'running on fumes' as Eucharistic devotion wanes
Pope Francis: Persecution of Christians Is Persecution of Jesus Christ
What is Spiritual Direction?
The Marrakesh Declaration: Muslim Leaders Pledge Support for Minority Rights
Crux - The bond between the Vatican and Iran is a partnership destined to endure
Goodbye, Starbucks: A Glimpse Inside a Young Nun’s Life
Meditation when you can’t sit still - Many of us spend our days on a perpetual treadmill. Going from one thing to the next. The suggestion of slowing down to mindfully meditate might sound like an invitation to climb Everest. Note to inner self: it is worth the effort.
Can we live without beauty? - A magazine clearinghouse somehow got the idea that our family wants every women’s health, fitness, and lifestyle magazine in the world delivered to our house.
Simple spiritual goals for a happier 2016 - Reading scripture is a habit I struggle with. I do well for a while, then go on vacation, or have my schedule interrupted.
An Unteachable Society and the Church - The rare virtue of "docility": an eagerness of mind and heart to be taught the most satisfying truth.
Bishop Barron: Eucharistic faith is counter-culture
Pope Francis risks traditionalist anger with Martin Luther commemoration
Not everybody wants to wash women’s feet on Holy Thursday
Merkel opens exhibition of Yad Vashem’s Holocaust art in Berlin
The Great and Holy Council: Who, When, Why?
March for Life gets snowed under blizzard coverage
Pope Francis: Powerful and Rich Risk Going to Hell If They Ignore the Poor
New Video from Diocese of Phoenix Explores “Society’s Crisis in Masculinity”