Faith-Worthy Updates From Around The Globe

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After punishing Christian cake baker, Colo. civil rights board revised
May 25, 2018 - 12:08 am
  • A new law will revise the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, after the commission gained attention when its decision in a free speech case involving a Christian cake baker was taken to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Bishops urge Nicaraguan president to investigate violence against protestors
May 24, 2018 - 05:10 pm
  • Nicaragua's bishops urged president Daniel Ortega Tuesday to comply with a recommendation that he investigate April's violence in order to facilitate talks between the opposition and his government.
Be missionary disciples, Archbishop Naumann encourages Catholic prayer breakfast
May 24, 2018 - 04:30 pm
  • Archbishop Joseph Naumann of Kansas City in Kansas, who gave the keynote address at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast, May 24, 2018.
Appeals court denies stay of ruling against California assisted suicide law
May 24, 2018 - 04:02 pm
  • A state appellate court on Wednesday denied a request for an immediate stay of a ruling which said California's assisted suicide law was wrongly passed in a special legislative session.
Aleteia Headline
  • How a mother fought back against internet trolls who used her daughter to justify abortion
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  • A peek at the childhood homes of 13 well-loved saints
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  • A visual guide to Guardian Angels: Here’s what you need to know
  • Holy Catholic pilgrimages for your “bucket list”
  • St. Thomas More’s Prayer for Good Humor
  • The 7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit, illustrated
Aleteia Headline
  • 4 Royal couples who were saints
  • A visual guide to Guardian Angels: Here’s what you need to know
  • Holy Catholic pilgrimages for your “bucket list”
  • In images: The meanings of hand gestures in icons
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Sunday Gospel Dec. 24, 2017
  • (Vatican Radio) In this week's edition of There's More in the Gospel Than Meets the Eye, Jill Bevilacqua and Seàn-Patrick Lovett bring us readings and reflections for the Fourth Sunday of Advent.  Listen: Gospel  - Lk 1:26 - 38 The angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of ...
Pope meets Ecuadoran president
  • Pope Francis, Saturday morning, received in the Vatican President ‎Lenín Boltaire Moreno Garcés of Ecuador, who later held talks with Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin and Secretary for Relations with States, Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher. In a brief communique, the Holy See’s Press Office said that “during ...
Pope urges precise and complete news reporting
  • Pope Francis has urged that "news be communicated with serenity, precision and completeness, using a calm ‎language in favour of a fruitful reflection; thoughtful and clear words, which reject the tempers of ‎allusive, clamorous and ambiguous speech,  Pope Francis told representatives of Italian periodicals on Saturday.  “It is ...
Vatican and WCC plan world conference on combating xenophobia
  • (Vatican Radio) The Vatican and the World Council of Churches on Friday concluded a three day meeting exploring ways of combating xenophobia that is often provoked and exploited by populist policies. A recent UNHCR report spoke of responses to the global migration and refugee crisis as marked by “toxic” ...