As a person draws closer to the doors of death, there is one blessing in particular that the Church reserves for this most sacred moment: the Apostolic Pardon. It is a pardon that can be given by a…
What can evangelize the world? A good Catholic school.
The Catholic school can be a missionary force to bring Christ to the world, the Bishop of Phoenix has said in a new apostolic letter.
What started on the playground ends at Supreme Court
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Supreme Court heard argument this morning in Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Inc. v. Comer, involving a Lutheran preschool, which was blocked from participating in a Missouri program that provides shredded-tire resurfacing to make playgrounds safer for kids. The case will determine whether the government can blacklist religious organizations from participating in public safety programs simply because they are religious. This is the first religious liberty case…
Urgent Opportunities 2017
Are you still searching for a meaningful volunteer experience – or know someone who is There are still some wonderful full-time, faith-based service opportunities remaining for 2017 – 2018. The following listing contains dozens of programs* serving across the U.S. and abroad and offering a variety of engaging work placements. We encourage you to take a look, and to move fast on any program that interests you! These opportunities may not remain open long. Click the icon or the link below to start your journey: *Programs listed in alphabetical order. Questions about this listing? Interested in a specific program? Have another opportunity to add? Contact Mike McCormick at email@example.com . Looking for some service inspiration? Check…
How the Catholic Church determines a true Marian apparition
When it comes to Marian apparitions, the Catholic Church takes a prudent approach that focuses more on the message than the miracle.
What does the IHS monogram mean?
It is extremely common to walk into a Catholic church and see the letters IHS etched on a crucifix or prominently featured in a stained glass window. What do they mean? Contrary to popular belief, …
The Untold Story of How the CDF Created the Anglican Ordinariate
Here's why the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith during Benedict XVI’s papacy realized that it had to take charge of the reuni...
What Not to Donate: Thrift Store Donation Guidelines
Every thrift store has different rules, but these items are commonly turned away at donation centers. Call ahead to see if your local store can accept them.
Free Catholic Church Bulletin Art
Download your FREE cover art to celebrate Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This art is perfect for your parish communications including bulletin covers, parish website, social media channels, or print and use in your parish gathering spaces.
Former Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office spokesman indicted for sexual assault of a minor
A former public information officer for the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office has been indicted on charges of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old student in an ...