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The Diaconate and the Abuse Crisis

By Robert Klesko | I have been thumbing through Dr. Adam DeVille’s book Everything Hidden Shall be Revealed about his proposed reforms for the Church in the face of the current abuse crisis. My perusal, and my recent experience...

After Philadelphia Police Shootings, Archbishop Chaput Calls For “Sensible Solutions” to

By Mary Rezac/CNA | PHILADELPHIA — After a standoff between police and a gunman in Philadelphia Wednesday, in which six officers were shot, Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia has praised the...

Setting the World on Fire With Divine Love

By Deacon Omar Gutierrez | Sunday, Aug. 18, is the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C). Mass readings: Jeremiah 38:4-6, 8-10; Psalm 40:2-4, 18; Hebrews 12:1-4; Luke 12:49-53. The first reading...

Is the Assumption of Mary in the Bible?

By Marge Fenelon | With great joy the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary annually on Aug. 15. The feast commemorates Mary’s bodily resurrection and glorification of the Lord at the end of her life. By that...

RICO Suit Against Buffalo Diocese Alleges Conspiracy in Sexual Abuse Cases

By Catholic News Agency | BUFFALO — Twenty-two plaintiffs filed August 14 a lawsuit against the Diocese of Buffalo, a province of the Society of Jesus, multiple priests, eight parishes, three...

Radical Feminism Comes Full Circle

By Pat Cross |

Iraqi Christian Girl Learns Spiritual Warfare on Mosul Battlefield

By Bree A. Dail | For most Western readers, a glimpse of the city of Mosul, Iraq, reveals nothing short of complete devastation. A great majority of the once-thriving Christian population in the city...

What Should We Do About the Loss of Belief in the Real Presence?

By Msgr. Charles Pope | Most of you have probably heard about the recent survey conducted by the Pew Research Center, which found that only 26% of Catholics under age 40 believe in the real...

The 100 Best Catholic Novels I Know, Powerful Benedictine Exorcism Prayers Against Evil, and More!

By Tito Edwards | The 100 Best Catholic Novels I Know – Deal Hudson at the Christian Review +1 “Get Away, Satan!”: The Powerful Benedictine Exorcism Prayers for Protection Against Evil – ChurchPOP...

International Scholars Express Concerns About John Paul II Institute

By Catholic News Agency | VATICAN CITY — A group of 49 academics from universities around the world has asked the administrators of the Pontifical John Paul II Institute in Rome to reinstate...