Discipleship

Thumbnail world youth day in krakow poland july 2016 credit jeff bruno 6 cna An unprecedented Convocation of Catholic Leaders is happening this weekend

Orlando, Fla., Jul 2, 2017 / 02:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- It’s been nearly four years since Pope Francis released his apostolic exhortation,...

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Thumbnail archbishop jose gomez of los angeles california credit daniel ibanez cna Archbishop Gomez: Want to make America great? Be saints

Los Angeles, Calif., Nov 3, 2016 / 03:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- With recent polls showing an increasingly tight presidential race, it's still...

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Thumbnail vote credit ally aubry via flickr cc by 20 filter added cna Bishop poses ten questions for Catholic Brits ahead of general election

Portsmouth, England, May 15, 2017 / 03:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- An English bishop has asked the people of his diocese to remember the sanctity of...

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Thumbnail greatcatholicparishes cover ‘Great Catholic Parishes’

I’m waiting. My back pockets are parked firmly in a seat they’ve occupied weekly for 25 years. It’s a place as comfortable and familiar as I figure...

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Thumbnail nativity of the lord adoration of the christ child gerrit van honthorst c1620 Imagining a better world for the New Year

The world is a wonderful place. Our God is so good in giving it to us. But to a large extent, we have not taken good care of it, nor of each...

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Thumbnail 20170704t1618 0193 cns convocation mass closing Lessons From the Peripheries: The Joy of the Gospel and our Continental Mission

The following is the text of the talk given by Archbishop José H. Gomez of the Archdiocese of Los Angelesat the the Convocation of Catholic...

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Thumbnail pope francis venerates the cross on good friday 2015 credit losservatore romano cna No matter who you are, make Christ your number one, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Jul 2, 2017 / 05:25 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Sunday, Pope Francis said that everyone – lay or religious – must put their relationship...

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Thumbnail on fire for christ On fire for Christ

This past weekend I was blessed to attend the Convocation of Catholic Leaders in Orlando. It was nothing short of amazing to be there with...

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Thumbnail 20170909t1352 0813 cns pope medellin mass Pope Francis in Colombia: True freedom is found in courageous discipleship

On Saturday, Pope Francis said that true freedom is found in letting go of the superficial things we cling to for security, embracing instead a...

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Thumbnail pope francis gives the wednesday general audience in st peters square on october 2 2013 credit elise harris cna 2 cna 10 2 13 Pope leads 'Hail Mary' for those affected by latest disasters in Italy

Vatican City, Jan 22, 2017 / 04:56 am (CNA/EWTN News).- After his Angelus address Sunday Pope Francis prayed for those who have lost family and...

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Thumbnail pope francis says mass for the solemnity of saints peter and paul in st peters square june 29 2017 credit daniel ibanez cna Pope: To be a disciple, Jesus must be the center of your life

Vatican City, Jun 29, 2017 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Thursday, the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Pope Francis said that we can’t just...

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Thumbnail stmatthew caravaggio Sunday Readings for September 17 & 18

The steward in Sunday’s Gospel confronts the reality that he can’t go on living the way he has been. He is under judgment, must give account for...

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Thumbnail cathedral high students The catechesis of discipleship in Catholic schools

Long gone are the days when catechesis meant rote memorization of prayers and theological concepts. Catechists in our post-Vatican II world are...

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Thumbnail shutterstock 486632728 The world needs saints

Most likely you are reading this shortly before, or shortly after the U.S. presidential election. America’s next leader will have the means at...

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Thumbnail pope francis at the general audience in st peters square sept 14 2016 credit alexey gotovskyi cna Trust in Jesus – not in things that don't matter, Pope says

Vatican City, Sep 14, 2016 / 10:30 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Rather than trusting in ultimately unimportant things, place your hope in Jesus and you...

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Thumbnail 20170202t1509 7817 cns tennessee vigil refugees Welcoming the stranger

In the Hebrew Scriptures, that part of the Bible we call the Old Testament, we find a strong religious challenge to always welcome the stranger,...

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Thumbnail pope francis greets pilgrims in st peters square at the general audience on oct 19 2016 credit lucia ballester 11 cna What is a leader, really? A servant, Pope Francis says

Vatican City, Nov 8, 2016 / 10:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- During Mass at the Vatican Tuesday, Pope Francis warned that the desire for power and money...

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Thumbnail yazmin montoya varsity catholic Yazmin Montoya: From soccer star to campus missionary

She’d been an All-CIF soccer player at Bishop Amat High School in La Puente, leading her team to two CIF championships. She’d then broken scoring...

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