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Island in English Channel permits public Masses as UK churches remain closed

The island of Guernsey will permit what may be the first public Masses in the British Isles since the c

29 May 2020
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Religious freedom in jeopardy as China passes new Hong Kong ‘security laws’

A Hong Kong cardinal told CNA that changes to Hong Kong’s status in China could threaten the religious

29 May 2020
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World on Fire: How Tolkien and Lewis Responded to War and Its Horrors

From the very ashes of the World on Fire these great writers would enkindle the power and the glory

28 May 2020
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Pope Francis will name Charles de Foucauld a saint. Who was he?

The Vatican announced Wednesday that Pope Francis has advanced the sainthood causes of 14 men and women, including Bl. Charles de Foucauld, a French missionary killed in Algeria in 1916.

28 May 2020
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Chinese bishop who suffered years of forced labor dies at 98

A Chinese underground bishop who was sentenced to 10 years of forced labor in the 1980s for bringing Catholics on pilgrimage to the Marian Shrine of Our Lady of Sheshan died this month at the age of 98.

27 May 2020
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Record numbers leave Church in Munich archdiocese

A record number of people left the Church in the German Archdiocese of Munich and Freising last year, a local statistical office said Tuesday.

27 May 2020
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Australian journalists face court date over Pell trial coverage

A judge in the Australian state of Victoria has proposed beginning a trial in November to prosecute jou

27 May 2020
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Wanted: Better Homily and Communications Training for Priests

COVID-19 has helped highlight the gap between the methods of modern communication available to the C

27 May 2020
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Pope Francis, Catholic shrines to offer rosary for Mary’s help during pandemic

Pope Francis will pray the rosary in the Vatican Gardens’ Lourdes grotto on Saturday, as Catholic shrines from around the world join via video streaming.

26 May 2020
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The Sorrowful Mother and Mediatrix

How do Catholics understand Mary’s participation in the redemptive work of Christ, and why does it m

26 May 2020
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Meet the Contemplatives Known as ‘the Heavy Artillery’

The Tangiers Carmel’s surprising link to the fin

25 May 2020