A Recipe for a Lebanese Breakfast, From a Maronite Catholic Chef
Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore delivers the homily at the bicentennial Mass of the National Shrine of the Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. / Archdiocese of Baltimore YouTube
Washington D.C., May 31, 2021 / 17:45 pm (C…Read More
Ines Angeli Murzaku has studied and written for many years about the history of Catholicism in Eastern Europe. Her new book, titled Mother Teresa, Saint of the Peripheries and published recently by Paulist Press, is […]Read More
Posted by bcadmin | May 31, 2021 | Catholic Life, Featured, News |
Today is Memorial Day. Today, Americans will honor and remember patriots who lost their lives fighting for freedoms we hold dear. Other nations honor their heroes in a similar way. In my family, we experienced Memorial Day through the eyes […]
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Posted by bcadmin | May 31, 2021 | News, Nota in Brevis |
The local newspaper of the area in which I happen to live published an editorial a few weeks ago, claiming that those who have reservations about the draconian Covid protocols are like ‘bad fruit’ that California keeps out of its pristine borders. Hence, they – the resisters – should pack up and get out of[…]
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Close up of empty crib. / Anna Jurkovska/Shutterstock
Buenos Aires, Argentina, May 31, 2021 / 12:01 pm (CNA).
“The results of the anti-natalist policies implemented in recent years predict a ‘demographic winter’” for Argentina, warned the digita…
Posted by bcadmin | May 31, 2021 | Associated Press, Canada, Catholic Church, Church in the Americas, First Nations, Justin Trudeau, Native Americans, News |
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asked Sunday that flags at all federal buildings be flown at half-staff to honor more than 200 children whose remains have been found buried at what was once Canada’s largest Indigenous residential school — one of the institutions that held children taken from families across the nation.Read More
Pope Francis prays before the crowned image of Mary, Undoer of Knots, in the Vatican Gardens, May 31, 2021. / Screenshot from Vatican News YouTube channel.
Vatican City, May 31, 2021 / 11:30 am (CNA).
Pope Francis asked on Monday for the interce…
Posted by bcadmin | May 31, 2021 | anti-Christian violence, Associated Press, Catholic Church, Church in Asia, indonesia, Islamic extremists, Islamic State, News, Papua, Terrorism |
Indonesian police said Monday they have arrested 11 suspected Islamic militants accused of plotting attacks at several Christian churches in easternmost Papua province.Read More
Posted by bcadmin | May 31, 2021 | News, The Dispatch |
In Catholic theology, the Church is not to be identified with a mere aggregate of her members, not even those members who happen to hold ecclesiastical office at any particular moment. She is an institution […]Read More
The meeting will be “for a day of reflection on the worrying situation in the country and to pray together for the gift of peace and stability”Read More
Posted by bcadmin | May 31, 2021 | News, Spiritual Life |
Event marking the 150th anniversary of the Catholic martyrs of the 1871 Paris Commune is halted by violent counter-protestsRead More
Pope Francis meets with members of the Italian Basketball Federation at the Vatican’s Clementine Hall, May 31, 2021. / Vatican Media.
Vatican City, May 31, 2021 / 08:30 am (CNA).
Pope Francis described basketball on Monday as “a sport that lifts…
Posted by bcadmin | May 31, 2021 | Fun Stuff, News, Politics/United States |
The post So True, Gas prices soar as Trump appears on gas pumps 🙂 appeared first on Defenders of the Catholic Faith.Read More
On this last day of May, the feast of the Visitation, here is a re-post of two musical renditions of the Magnificat: The first, J.S. Bach’s magnificent rendering of Our Lady’s song of praise, published in 1733, likely for this very feast, based on an earlier version in 1723. Lutherans had, and still have, a[…]
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