Holy Family Catholic Church
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Papal charities buy food products to help quake-hit Italian farmers
(Vatican Radio) The Office of Papal Charities this week helped out the earthquake-hit regions of central Italy at the express wish of Pope Francis, buying typical food products from local...
Vatican seminar on water pushes for better public policies
(Vatican Radio) A 2-day seminar aiming to propose much needed public policies for water and sanitation management is underway in the Vatican . Organized by the Vatican Pontifical Academy of...
Pope Francis to Rabbis: Torah manifests God's paternal love
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received his long-time friend from his native Argentina, Rabbi Abraham Skorka, on Thursday, along with a delegation of Jewish leaders involved in the preparation of a new
Pope: Don't put off conversion, give up a double life
(Vatican Radio) Don’t scandalize “the little ones” with a double life, because scandal destroys. That was the message of Pope Francis in his homily at the morning Mass at the Casa Santa Marta. And so,
Pope tells football players team spirit is important in life
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Thursday told members of the Spanish Villarreal football club that the team spirit which is so vital in playing a good match is fundamental in life and society as well.
National Catholic Register
3 Ways Philosophy Can Give Power to Evangelization
By Alexander Schimpf | Many of the Third Orders and lay movements in the Church have a rather simple idea at their core: if one is called to holiness, then one should make use of the “tools” of...
Virginia Bishops Deplore Veto of Bill Defunding Planned Parenthood
By Adelaide Mena/CNA/EWTN News | RICHMOND, Va. — The bishops of Virginia’s two dioceses Tuesday decried Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s veto of a bill which would have redirected state funding away...
Venezuelan Catholics Face Backlash for Opposing Government
By CNA/EWTN News | CARACAS, Venezuela — After speaking against alleged government misconduct, human rights abuses and delay of free elections, Catholic churches and clergy around Venezuela are facing
If You Can’t Sleep, Pray the Gradual Psalms
By Kevin Di Camillo | Insomnia. Truly no fun at all: the mind runs while the body lies paralyzed worrying about the bills, the kids, the new catalytic converter for the car, and the sad state of...
News of The Religion of Peace vs. Christians, The First Lady Says the Lord’s Prayer, and More!
By Tito Edwards | More News of The Religion of Peace v. Christians – Fr. John Zuhlsdorf, Fr. Z’s Blog Meeting with Men of God: A Catholic Men’s Conference on the Year of Mercy – Mark C. McCann,...
Catholic News Service
Trump administration announces wide-ranging immigration guidelines
IMAGE: Nancy Wiechec By Rhina Guidos WASHINGTON (CNS) -- In two memos published Feb. 20, the Department of Homeland Security outlined guidelines that White House officials said would enhance...
Vatican offers support to local farmers in Italian earthquake zone
IMAGE: CNS/Vatican Press Office By Junno Arocho Esteves VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- In an effort to help support the economy of the central Italian region devastated by several earthquakes in 2016, the...
#Ashtags: When posting Ash Wednesday photos, use your head
By Carol Zimmermann WASHINGTON (CNS) -- Ash Wednesday seems to offer contradictory messages. The Gospel reading for the day is about not doing public acts of piety but the very act of getting ashes --
If the shoe fits: Papal remarks on immigration apply to U.S., too
IMAGE: CNS/Reuters By Cindy Wooden VATICAN CITY (CNS) -- When Pope Francis affirms basic Christian principles, he is not singling out one person or nation, but he definitely is not excluding them...
Sanctuary advocated by grass-roots leaders to blunt deportation crackdown
IMAGE: CNS/Dennis Sadowski By Dennis Sadowski MODESTO, Calif. (CNS) -- The push for sanctuary was on a lot of minds at the U.S. Regional World Meeting of Popular Movements. Concerns about President...