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Asking for Mary’s intercession during the pandemic on the Bayou Teche

MARTINVILLE, La.  -- On Aug. 15, the sixth annual Fete-Dieu du Teche, a 40-mile eucharistic procession by boat and on foot along the Bayou...

Assumption feast invites people to look to heaven with hope, Pope...

VATICAN CITY -- Mary's assumption into heaven calls people to put aside all those insignificant, mundane and petty concerns competing for their attention and...

Bishop Malooly blesses water at Ocean City on feast of the...

One of the highlights for Bishop Malooly of the blessing of the water in Ocean City is the opportunity to draw passersby into a...

On Assumption feast, pope asks consolation for all who suffer

VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- Mary's assumption into heaven was a special sign of God's favor, but it also indicates God's desire to save all...

On feast of Assumption, pope entrusts victims of disasters, conflict, social...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — In a week in which natural disasters, war and racial conflicts dominated the headlines, Pope Francis prayed that Mary...

Blessing the waters of the Atlantic Ocean: Bishop makes annual pilgrimage

For The Dialog OCEAN CITY, Md. – When Bishop Malooly was a child, his family would travel from Baltimore to this Atlantic Ocean resort town...

On feast of the Assumption: Pope prays for exploited women

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Celebrating the feast of the Assumption just three days after visiting a group of young women rescued from the...

Mary’s assumption shows life’s aim is to be with God, pope...

Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY — Mary’s assumption into heaven and, in fact, her entire life show believers the great things that God has in...

French churches get increased security before feast of Assumption

  PARIS -- Catholic churches in France have been placed under police protection and urged to take extra security measures against possible Islamist attacks before...

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