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Controversial Swiss theologian Hans Küng dies at age 2021-04-06 13:00:00CNA Staff, Apr 6, 2021 / 11:00 am (CNA).- The influential and controversial Swiss theologian Hans Küng died Tuesday at the age of 93.The German C

Pro-life group: End of mother’s UK legal battle 2021-04-06 10:05:00CNA Staff, Apr 6, 2021 / 08:05 am (CNA).- A pro-life group described the U.K. Supreme Court’s decision not to hear a mother’s appeal over

Cardinal and Archbishop of Canterbury urge UK government 2021-04-06 08:25:00CNA Staff, Apr 6, 2021 / 06:25 am (CNA).- An English cardinal and the Archbishop of Canterbury urged the U.K. government Tuesday to reconsider plans t

Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati’s 120th birthday marked with 2021-04-06 07:20:00Rome Newsroom, Apr 6, 2021 / 05:20 am (CNA).- To mark the 120th birthday of Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati on Tuesday, three Italian associations have enco

Cardinal Parolin: I am sad to see the 2021-04-06 06:05:00Rome Newsroom, Apr 6, 2021 / 04:05 am (CNA).- The Vatican Secretary of State said in an interview this week that euthanasia and abortion laws in Europ

Polish Catholic parish in London: Police ‘grossly exceeded 2021-04-03 09:35:00CNA Staff, Apr 3, 2021 / 07:35 am (CNA).- A Polish Catholic parish in London, England, said Saturday that it believed that police “grossly excee

‘O crux, ave spes unica!’: The story of 2021-04-02 07:00:00CNA Staff, Apr 2, 2021 / 05:00 am (CNA).- Days before Pope John Paul II’s death on April 2, 2005, Vatican television cameras captured extraordin

Cardinal Dziwisz: St. John Paul II’s last days 2021-04-02 05:00:00CNA Staff, Apr 2, 2021 / 03:00 am (CNA).- People around the world continue to draw strength from the way that St. John Paul II faced his final days, h

Pope Francis: Martyred Catholic judge showed mafia’s ‘intrinsic 2021-03-31 19:00:00Rome Newsroom, Mar 31, 2021 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis has said that the martyrdom of an Italian Catholic judge in 1990 showed the mafia’s

Online store launched for monastic goods from Spain 2021-03-31 18:00:00Madrid, Spain, Mar 31, 2021 / 04:00 pm (CNA).- To help Spanish monasteries and convents sell their goods amid the restrictions of the coronavirus pand

Brazil’s Christ the Redeemer statue undergoes major restoration 2021-03-31 15:00:00Rome Newsroom, Mar 31, 2021 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- The massive Christ the Redeemer statue overlooking Rio de Janeiro in Brazil is undergoing restoration a

Iraqi cardinal: Pope Francis gave $350,000 for poor 2021-03-31 14:00:00Rome Newsroom, Mar 31, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA).- During his recent visit to Iraq, Pope Francis gave a donation of $350,000 to the Chaldean Catholic Chur

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Daughters of St. Paul bring Memento Mori to New! 2021-04-23 10:00:00Sr. Theresa Aletheia Noble is reviving this long-forgotten spiritual tradition of the Catholic Church. Daughters of St. Paul bring Memento Mori to th

Bride and groom shock guests at their non-traditional New! 2021-04-23 09:00:00But for all the right reasons! Bride and groom shock guests at their non-traditional Filipino wedding

The Mount of Olives: Burial place of Prince New! 2021-04-23 08:37:00German artist Gustav Bauernfeind painted the biblical site in the 19th century. The Mount of Olives: Burial place of Prince Philip’s mother

These 3 things can make or break your New! 2021-04-23 06:00:00Don't forget to use your head and not just your heart when making decisions about love. These 3 things can make or break your romantic relationship

How to fight your dragons like St. George New! 2021-04-23 04:00:00The story of St. George reminds us that these 3 virtues will help us conquer our own dragons. How to fight your dragons like St. George

Catholics strike in Haiti to protest kidnappings 2021-04-22 16:06:58"Ten days is enough," bishops say, in latest attempt to win freedom for hostages, including five priests. Catholics strike in Haiti to protest kidn

St. Joseph the Worker Novena: Day 1 2021-04-22 13:47:00For this novena, we'll pray with the Consecration Prayer of Alphonsus Liguori. St. Joseph the Worker Novena: Day 1

Pope to celebrate name day with vaccinated poor 2021-04-22 13:37:05The Vatican provided Covid vaccines to the homeless around St. Peter's; now these men and women will be Francis' guests for Feast of St. George Pope

Bishops renew call for respect for life in 2021-04-22 13:05:15"Whatever the stage of human life, it not only matters; it is sacred," Catholic leaders state after jury convicts police officer who killed George F

How can we help our loved ones be 2021-04-22 12:00:00Our emotional support makes a world of difference. How can we help our loved ones be resilient during the pandemic?

World Meeting of Families Rome 2022 official prayer 2021-04-22 11:50:05Let us set out on our way, for now spiritually, to Rome! #WMOF2022 World Meeting of Families Rome 2022 official prayer

Bioethicists express deep concern about human-monkey embryo 2021-04-22 10:00:00Experiment cracks door to possible human organ source, but some worry what other doors might be opened. Bioethicists express deep concern about human-

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This Book Was Made for Walking 2021-04-16 06:00:00How X Made Us Human” has been an evergreen trope for publishers. There are many answers on offer. We are human because we ate meat. (Yes, really

How Not to Speak Truth to Power 2021-04-15 06:00:00Another week, another pile of victims of those who pride themselves on courageously “speaking truth to power,” as the saying has it. This

God’s Harsh and Dreadful Love 2021-04-14 06:00:00The Paschal Triduum this year seemed like a return from exile: Holy Thursday’s Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper, in church ; Good Friday

The Rhine Breaches the Tiber 2021-04-14 06:00:00On October 11, 1954, the newly-ordained Father Hans Küng celebrated his first Holy Mass at the tomb of St. Peter. Exactly eight years to the day

Following John 2021-04-13 06:00:00Easter makes everything new. John’s Gospel tells us that even time and space are now reconfigured. The “first day of the week” (the

The Art of Admiration 2021-04-12 06:00:00Not Forgotten:Elegies for, and Reminiscences of, a Diverse Cast of Characters, Most of Them Admirable by george weigel ignatius, 221 pages, $17.9

Born and Unborn: Answering Objections to Constitutional Personhood 2021-04-09 10:15:00Are there sufficient reasons for the Court to hold that the unborn are persons within the meaning of the equal protection clause of the Fourteenth Ame

New World From Water 2021-04-09 06:00:00The gospel begins with John preaching baptism and ends with Jesus commanding baptism. For two millennia, baptism has been the effective symbol of our

Doubts About Constitutional Personhood 2021-04-08 06:00:00In “ Abortion Is Unconstitutional ” (April), John Finnis argues that the unborn child is a “person” within the meaning of the

Light from the East 2021-04-07 06:00:00Ten years ago last month, the Synod of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church made a striking decision: It elected its youngest member, 40-year-old Bisho

Palm Sunday in Ireland 2021-04-06 06:00:00Father P.J. Hughes is the parish priest of Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Mullahoran, a township in rural County Cavan, Ireland. He recently earned the

Books, Baseball, and Cool Papa Bell 2021-04-05 06:00:00Where were you thirty years ago, on Opening Day of the 1991 Major League Baseball season? I know where I was for part of that day: in The House of Fic

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Abortion survivor hopes her story spurs support for New! 2021-04-22 18:00:00 Claire Culwell / EWTN Pro-Life Weekly Washington D.C., Apr 22, 2021 / 16:00 pm (CNA). An abortion survivor hopes that her story of life will help

Care for nature, pope tells world leaders at 2021-04-22 17:01:00 Pope Francis delivers a message for Earth Day, April 22, 2021. Credit: Vatican Media. Vatican City, Apr 22, 2021 / 15:01 pm (CNA). In a video mess

Pope Francis meets with Legionaries of Christ leader 2021-04-22 16:00:00 Pope Francis receives Fr. John Connor, general director of the Legionaries of Christ, in a private audience at the Vatican, April 22, 2021. / Vatic

Pope Francis: The biggest defeat for an athlete 2021-04-22 15:00:00 Pope Francis meets a delegation from the Pro Recco Waterpolo 1913 Team at the Vatican, April 22, 2021. / Vatican Media Vatican City, Apr 22, 2021

On Earth Day, Pope Francis says the world 2021-04-22 14:00:00 Pope Francis delivers his message at the Vatican for Earth Day, April 22, 2021 / Vatican Media Vatican City, Apr 22, 2021 / 12:00 pm (CNA). In a m

New Justice Department official opposed Little Sisters of 2021-04-22 12:23:00 Christopher E Zimmer/Shutterstock Washington D.C., Apr 22, 2021 / 10:23 am (CNA). An Obama-era Justice Department official with a history of pro-a

Cardinal Semeraro: Blessed Carlo Acutis was ‘an authentic 2021-04-22 11:00:00 Carlo Acutis. / carloacutis.com Vatican City, Apr 22, 2021 / 09:00 am (CNA). A Vatican cardinal has said that Blessed Carlo Acutis’ love for

Pope Francis hopes Lebanon can regain the ‘strength 2021-04-22 10:00:00 Saad Hariri, Prime Minister-designate of Lebanon, meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican, April 22, 2021. / Vatican Media Vatican City, Apr 22, 20

Vatican unveils official prayer of 2022 World Meeting 2021-04-22 09:00:00 Cardinal Kevin Farrell, prefect of the Vatican Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life. / Lucia Ballester/CNA. CNA Staff, Apr 22, 2021 / 07:00 am

What Catholics should know about brain death  2021-04-22 06:01:00 Chaikom/Shutterstock. Denver Newsroom, Apr 22, 2021 / 04:01 am (CNA).  The Catholic Church is clear in its teaching on when life begins: at c

Quebec court upholds much of law barring religious 2021-04-21 21:01:00 Skylines/Shutterstock. Quebec City, Canada, Apr 21, 2021 / 19:01 pm (CNA). A Canadian court upheld this week part of a Quebec law that bans govern

Sri Lankan religious leaders condemn extremism two years 2021-04-21 20:00:00 Ambulances are seen outside the church premises with gathered people and security personnel following a blast at the St. Anthony's Shrine in Kochc