Faith

Thumbnail cardinal saraiva martins 2 credit daniel ibanez cna 100 years later, Fatima still offers a potent message

Vatican City, May 9, 2017 / 12:19 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Although the Fatima apparitions happened 100 years ago, the Vatican’s resident...

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Thumbnail ragnar lothbrok 3 Reasons Why "Vikings" is the Most Religiously Interesting Show on TV

At the prompting of some of my younger colleagues at Word on Fire, I spent time during a recent vacation getting caught up on the History Channel...

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Thumbnail img 1413 A blog on prayer: Carmelite priest writes from El Salvador

Carmelite Father Tracy O’Sullivan is a retired priest serving the people in El Salvador — and he has a blog. In it, he helps those interested in a...

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Thumbnail 20160623t1446 4204 cns abortion court A Catholic stand

I know a Midwesterner who, in the disquieting trough of his middle years, decided to renounce his Catholic faith and proclaim himself an atheist....

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Thumbnail shutterstock 261813251 Achievement versus fruitfulness

There’s a real difference between our achievements and our fruitfulness, between our successes and the actual good that we bring into the...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 335819579 Adoring Christ

“Behold I am with you always, even unto the end of the age.” Matthew 28:20 As I write this I am sitting in Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament,...

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Thumbnail st jose sanchez del rio banner in st peters square oct 16 2016 credit martha calderon 1 cna A lesson from one of the Church's newest saints

Vatican City, Oct 18, 2016 / 02:46 pm (CNA).- When we find ourselves weary from the troubles of life, we can find inspiration in the heroism of one...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 447962893 American values

Speaking at a memorial service for the five Dallas police officers killed by a gunman in retaliation for police shootings of blacks, President...

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Thumbnail frjaqueshamel Archbishop Lebrun: Father Hamel's death calls us to say 'yes' to God

Rouen, France, Aug 3, 2016 / 06:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During Tuesday's funeral Mass for Fr. Jacques Hamel, who was killed last week by Islamic...

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Thumbnail cardinal timothy dolan archdiocese of boston via flickr cc by nd 20 ewtn Are young Catholics cynical about politics? Nope, Cardinal Dolan says

Krakow, Poland, Jul 30, 2016 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With political discourse taking a turn for the nasty(er) as the U.S. presidential...

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Thumbnail valeria tkaci 3 photo courtesy of sports up today cna 10 5 15 1 A triumph through remarkable trial - the story of one Catholic athlete

Remembering the words spoken by then-five year-old Valeria Tkacik still gives her mother, Anne, goose bumps. “I turned around to look at her, and...

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Thumbnail pope emeritus benedict xvi holding the pascal candle 2 on easter vigil saturday april 7 2012 in vatican city credit losservatore romano cna 7 28 15 Benedict XVI praises Cardinal Sarah as great 'spiritual teacher'

Vatican City, May 18, 2017 / 04:30 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In an afterword to a book on silence and prayer recently authored by Cardinal Robert Sarah,...

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Thumbnail seminarian remi marzina momica with a group of children outside an aid to the church in need office photo courtesy of remi marzina momica cna 4 8 15 Bomb attack, ISIS invasion can't dampen faith of Iraqi seminarian

Remi Marzina Momica has seen it all: a victim of a 2010 bus attack and among those forced to leave his home when ISIS invaded last year, he says...

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Thumbnail manhattan ny credit matej kastelic shutterstock cna Can reality make us happy? A Catholic event in NYC takes on the question

New York City, N.Y., Jan 7, 2017 / 03:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- “Reality has never betrayed me.” Those were among the words of Monsignor Luigi...

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Thumbnail 20160726t1506 0579 cns wyd mass Catholic Heroes in the Southland

In one of his exhortations, Pope John Paul II asked Catholics to celebrate the great Jubilee Year of 2000 by honoring their heroes, especially...

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Thumbnail clint dempsey pic Christian faith critical for World Cup star Clint Dempsey

U.S. soccer fans went wild on Monday as team captain Clint Dempsey scored a goal during the first minute of the club’s opening World Cup game...

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Thumbnail st peters catholic church la Documentary shines spotlight on heart of Italian Catholic community in Los Angeles

Nestled in Chinatown near Dodger Stadium is a thriving parish that is the heart of the local Italian Catholic community. St. Peter’s Italian...

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Thumbnail catholic night dodger stadium bishop barron Dodgers host first-ever ‘Catholic Night’

On Sept. 2, Dodger Stadium served as the center of a massive Venn diagram of local Catholics and lifelong fans of the Los Angeles Dodgers, as the...

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