Jun 01, 2015 0Views: 3 By Irene Lamunu The happiest moment for any girl...
Views: 15 By Elise Harris In his homily Tuesday Pope Francis cautioned against the “counter-witness” of those who seek to follow both Jesus and worldly temptations, saying that to follow Christ means denying oneself and serving others. “There are three things, three steps that take us away from Jesus: wealth, vanity and pride,” the […]
Views: 17 By Elise Harris and Kate Veik Zhang Xihuan doesn’t know what was going through her mind when she swallowed a mouthful of the pesticide stored behind the staircase in her home in rural Shandong province. Maybe she was thinking of her neighbors who had ostracized her when she was diagnosed with hepatitis B. […]
Views: 18 By Elise Harris On the day of Oscar Romero’s beatification in San Salvador, Pope Francis sent a letter to the current archbishop, praising the martyr for his courageous service to the poor amid widespread national violence. “On this day of celebration for the Salvadoran nation, and also for the beautiful Latin American countries, […]
Views: 24 By Mary Rezac Adding to recent controversies surrounding various forms of birth control, a new study out of UCLA suggests that the birth control pill may thin areas in a woman’s brain and affect their function. Published in April in the journal “Human Brain Mapping,” the study measured cortical thickness in the […]
Views: 26 CBN News A recent survey by the Pew Research Center shows the number of people who call themselves Christians is at all-time low, while those who profess no religious affiliation is at an all-time high. The mainstream media is reporting the story as if it’s the end of Christianity. But Dr. Russell Moore, […]
Views: 26 By Elise Harris Maronite Archbishop Joseph Soueif of Cyprus, one of two candidates to be the next president of Caritas International, has said that caring for creation means putting the human being first. “The motto of this conference is ‘One human family, care for creation.’ One human family means all of us, diverse […]
Views: 28 By Andrea Gagliarducci The Holy See and the State of Palestine have agreed on the text of a treaty regarding the life and activity of the Church in Palestine, which is expected to be signed soon by both parties. Much attention has been given to the fact that in its May 13 announcement, […]
Jun 01, 2015 0Views: 8 By Fr. Alfred Mawadri Nothing has stopped us from...