“While a ‘celebration of life’ inherently looks back on a life now ended, the Christian funeral does that but much more.”
Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time First reading: Hb 1:2-3; 2:2-4 Responsorial Psalm: 95:1-2, 6-9 Second reading: 2 Tm 1:6-8, 13-14 Gospel: Lk 17:5-10 By Jem Sullivan | […]
Jean Fedigan, recipient of the Lumen Christi Award, feels helping women is an, “incredible journey of faith.”
Cardinal O’Malley said Padre Pio’s example of bearing pain with “love and patience” can help Christians see that holiness “brings light and peace to a world of darkness and chaos.”
The U.S. Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade “is, without question, an answer to prayer,” but in a post-Roe world, “Catholics must now work together for another, even deeper paradigm shift,” said the U.S. bishops’ pro-life chairman.
Cardinal Rainer Maria Woelki of Cologne is pushing ahead with the Cologne University of Theology, but opposition is growing.
The pope urged scholars of St. Thomas Aquinas to explore and share his teaching on creation.
People with disabilities submitted a draft document to the Synod of Bishops on the needs of people with disabilities and their contributions to the life of the church.