Pope Francis

What is heaven?

When a family member or a friend passes away, we often find ourselves reflecting on the question “where are they now?” As mortal beings, it is a …


Pope Francis Ireland 2018: Organisers for visit 'not optimistic' about extra tickets becoming available

Those hoping to nab last minute tickets to see the Pope in Croke Park, Knock Shrine or the Phoenix Park could be left disappointed after organisers …


New sexual abuse allegations leveled against Cardinal McCarrick

Washington D.C., Jul 19, 2018 / 03:15 pm (CNA).- A Virginia man filed a police report Monday, alleging that from the age of 11, he was sexually …


Call Your Nonna: Church Says 'Miracle' Virgin Mary Statue Is Weeping Olive Oil

Ready your spaghetti for some divine EVOO!<p>The statue of the Virgin Mary started weeping on a Sunday morning in mid-May. Within a week, she still hadn’t stopped crying, and the word had gotten out: the Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church was experiencing a miracle. The lines to get into the …


Australian PM Turnbull says Pope must sack archbishop convicted of concealing child sex abuse

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Thursday that Pope Francis must sack an Australian archbishop convicted of concealing child sex …

Child Abuse

Pope's pick to replace disgraced archbishop 'mishandled' abuse complaint

When an Australian archbishop’s conviction for covering up child sexual abuse threw the Catholic Church into crisis this year, Pope Francis appointed …


Mayor Kenney vs. Jay-Z: A lose-lose? | Stu Bykofsky

It’s time to trek through the mind of Mayor Kenney to figure out what’s behind his controversial plan to move the Made in America Festival away from …


5 Simple but powerful words of advice for any challenge

Practical advice from the British novel 'Late Have I Loved Thee,' based on the life of a recently beatified Irish Jesuit.<p>“Just keep going, that’s …


Pope Francis announces 5 people whom he will canonize in October

<b>By Sr Bernadette Mary Reis, fsp</b><p>In an Ordinary Public Consistory held on Thursday morning, Pope Francis announced that he will canonize the following …


Pope Francis Ireland 2018: Daniel O'Donnell, Nathan Carter to play at visit as line-up revealed

Daniel O’Donnell, Nathan Carter, The Begley Family, Riverdance, The Priests, Deaftones and Moya Brennan will also perform when the Pope comes to …


Council on Foreign Relations Newsletter - Daily News Brief - July 19, 2018

TOP OF THE AGENDA<p>Israel Adopts Controversial Nationality Law<p>The Knesset, Israel’s parliament, voted 62–55 to pass a contentious law (<i>Haaretz</i>) that …

Middle East

Gates into Phoenix Park to undergo restoration work ahead of Pope’s visit

A number of roads into Dublin’s Phoenix Park will be temporarily closed for restoration works on gates into the facility ahead of the Pope’s …


Tell us: Where should Made in America go?

What will become of Made in America? Here are some other potential locations.

Music Festivals

Catholic Priests Are At The Forefront Of Nicaragua's Protests

Two weeks of protests against the government in Nicaragua have led to an estimated 60 people killed and more than 400 injured.<p>Inti Ocon / AFP / Getty …


Pope should fire Archbishop Wilson: Australian PM

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says that Pope Francis must fire an Australian archbishop convicted of concealing child sex abuse.<p>Reuters<p>Latest Videos<p>Pope should fire Archbishop Wilson: Australian PM 1:10<p>Trump says he holds Putin responsible for alleged election meddling 1:56<p>Thai boys return to …

Child Abuse

19th-century Italian teen to be canonized during youth Synod

Vatican City, Jul 19, 2018 / 10:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Bl. Nunzio Sulprizio, who died at the age of 19 from bone cancer, will be declared a saint …


Report links major Macedonian fake news site to American conservatives; creator under investigation

A major report from BuzzFeed News notes that Macedonian authorities, with the assistance of the FBI, are investigating multiple people in Macedonia …

Liberal View

Gardaí investigating fire at Limerick restaurant

Gardaí are investigating a fire at a restaurant on Roches Street in Limerick<p>It happened shortly after midnight.<p>The cause of the fire is not yet known …

Liam Miller

Money In Government And Religion: Sharia Compliant Crypto (XLM)

When dealing with your personal finances, how often do you involve religion in your calculations?<p>I imagine the answer will be different for everyone …


Mexico’s new president asks pope to accompany process of peace

Lopez Obrador says his administration will give "great value" to Francis' views on the country<p>Because of Pope Francis’ “moral and spiritual” …


Young Canadian indigenous celebrate beloved St. Kateri as ‘one among us’

MASKWACIS, Alberta — Young. Indigenous. Committed to the Catholic faith.Three hundred years after her death, St. Kateri Tekakwitha — North America’s …


Australia's Turnbull Calls on Pope Francis to Fire Archbishop – Bloomberg

Bloomberg Surveillance<p>Bloomberg Surveillance. Live from London and New York, bringing insight on global markets and the top business stories of the …


These Flight Attendants Were Spontaneously Married By Pope Francis Mid-Flight And It's So Sweet

On a flight from Santiago to Iquique, Chile, on Thursday, Pope Francis married two LATAM Airlines flight attendants, midair, at 36,000 feet, AP …


March Madness? Put aside that fifth bracket and tackle Church teaching, bishop urges

Washington D.C., Mar 18, 2015 / 02:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Many challenges to families need addressing today, including perhaps too much attention …


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‘The next 10 years are going to see change that we probably cannot imagine’

The need for urgent action on the climate change crisis will dramatically change the type of energy we use and how we use it

Hard Brexit

Find Out What Pope Francis, Eric Bana, And Elon Musk Have To Say

<b>Ever wonder what’s on the mind of today’s most notable people? Well, don’t miss our unbelievable roundup of the best and most talked about quotes of</b> …


Auxiliary bishop of Baltimore transferred to Springfield

Springfield, Mass., Jun 19, 2014 / 12:33 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis on Thursday appointed Bishop Mitchell Rozanski, an auxiliary of the …


Hungarian Bishop Schools “Christian” PM On True Gospel Compassion

Hungarian Bishop Schools “Christian” PM On True Gospel Compassion<p>July 19, 2018 by Cameron Doody<p>For those in the West who divinise anti-migrant …


Sermon or diversion? Turnbull draws an obvious line in calling the Pope

<b>Today Malcolm Turnbull took the extraordinary step of calling on the Pope to sack an Archbishop. If he’s now involved in this issue, this should be</b> …

Malcolm Turnbull