On April 25, quintuplets with parents originally from Nigeria were baptized at St. Matthias the Apostle Catholic Church in Lanham, exactly 10 months from the day they were born.
Cardinal Ouellet announced plans for a major international conference at the Vatican in 2022 on the theology of the priesthood.
“This story of forbidden love took place long ago on a Mediterranean island — 1870s Sicily, to be exact.”
This year, Advent calls us to a new kind of hospitality to welcome the discomfort or stranger as an act of hope.
The Archdiocese of Detroit is seeking to contact anyone who may have received invalid sacraments after a priest of the archdiocese learned his own baptism as an infant 30 years ago was invalid.
Specifically, a baptism administered with the formula “We baptize you …” instead of “I baptize you in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit” is not valid.
At the conclusion of Mass, we are sent forth to share the Gospel and to bring the Eucharist into the world.
The seeds of faith planted in baptism grow into fullness at confirmation.