PHILADELPHIA (CNS) — Here is the text of “A Holy Week Prayer for Healing From the Coronavirus” released by the bishops of the Ukrainian Catholic Church […]
Pope Francis continues his series about the Eight Beatitudes focusing on the seventh “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.”
Catholics connecting online for prayer have begun to sing a new hymn of hope and trust in God, composed specifically for this time of pandemic by Father Michael Joncas.
There’s only one place Catholics can listen to a priest sing Disney tunes in falsetto, enjoy daily commentary on the taste and squeakiness of cheese curds and learn a lesson or two about faith or church teachings.
“They … are being trained to take the proper precautions to safeguard their health and the health of those with whom they come in contact,” according to a diocesan official.
At this time of the coronavirus pandemic, most are unable to receive physically the Eucharist, the sacrament of holy Communion at Mass.
The faith, piety and spirit-filled joy Charles Untz exhibited for priestly vocations has had an impact on Father Steve Hansen from St. Joseph, Missouri and on people across the globe.
Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord
First reading: Acts 10:34, 37-43
Second reading: Col 3:1-4 or 1 Cor 5:6-8
Gospel: Jn 20:1-9