Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Catholicism can and must change, Francis forcefully tells Italian church gathering
Florence, Italy -- Pope Francis has renewed his call for a comprehensive vision for the future of the church, saying our times require a deeply merciful Catholicism that is unafraid of change.
Fr. Chris Martin: Saturday Morning Mass
We all have that instinct to want to impress others and maintain our ego; it is simply human nature. We tend to define our worth by our outward appearances or our achievements. In his homily this morning, Fr. Chris Martin challenged us to think differently about our worth. He establishes two very significant points that apply to our approach to sin.
Bishop Strickland promulgates constitution on teaching the Catholic Faith
Bishop Joseph E. Strickland has released a new pastoral constitution designed to guide the teaching
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, …
Top Ten Ways Churches Drive Away First-time Guests
If you attend a church regularly, you’ve probably noticed the phenomenon. A guest shows up for a worship service, but he or she never returns.
Baptism is forever
With baptism, God proclaims each person "beloved" and no matter what they do, "God never disowns his children." See POPE-AUDIENCE-BAPTISM-SEAL of May 9, 2018
What does the church teach about guardian angels?
Images of angels are on calendars and notecards, magnets and mugs. But these spiritual beings are not the stuff of Hallmark designs; they are real and powerful, serving as protectors and ministers of divine..
10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About the Episcopal Church
An Episcopal priest talks liturgy, drinking habits, the Bible and more.