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All Souls’ Day: A day of prayer and remembrance for the...

If you were to walk past my parish on your dark and damp walk on the evening of Nov. 2 in years past, you...

Commemorating the Communion of Saints on All Saints’ Day

The author of the Letter to the Hebrews wrote, "Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us rid...

Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time: Faith means expressing our love for...

Sunday Scripture readings, Sept. 6, 2020 Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Ez 33:7-9 Psalm 95:1-2, 6-9 2) Rom 13:8-10 Gospel: Mt 18:15-20 Faith means expressing our love for God...

Saintly caution: Church’s reputation on the line when judging sanctity during...

VATICAN CITY -- In the Catholic Church, a person's canonization is almost always preceded by decades of meticulous investigation into the minute details of...

St. Joan of Arc’s mission as portrayed by artist Louis Maurice...

On the ground floor of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, hang six exquisite paintings on the short life of St. Joan of...

The incredible faith and strength of the maid of Orleans, St....

Was she suffering from schizophrenia or a form of epilepsy, as some modern writers have suggested? How did a teenage girl persuade the future...

Our Lenten Journey, April 9: St. Margaret Mary Alacoque

During the pandemic, American Bishops have called for the faithful to pray the Litany to the Sacred Heart of Jesus at noon on Good...

Our Lenten Journey, March 3: St. Katharine Drexel

In high society of the early 20th century, the Drexel family moved in the same circles as the Biddles, Bouviers and Astors, to name...

Our Lenten Journey, Feb. 29: St. Agnes

Women of a previous generation will recall hearing the story in Catholic school of St. Agnes of Rome, a model of faith and chastity...

Our Lenten Journey, Feb. 28: St. Catherine of Siena

“Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.” ― St. Catherine of Siena What an amazing quote from...

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