The Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin says Maynooth seminary “has to change, not just because of current allegations but because of the fact that we’re living in a different world.”

Martin: Maynooth must change as ‘we’re in a different world’ Archbishop says response to radical change in religious culture needs `more than just tweaking’ The Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin said Maynooth seminary “has to change, not just because of current allegations but because of the fact that we’re living in a different world.” The… Read More The Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin says Maynooth seminary “has to change, not just because of current allegations but because of the fact that we’re living in a different world.”

Saved by their mother from abortion, twin brothers now ‘defend the God of life’ as priests

Twin brother priests Paulo and Felipe Lizama celebrate Mass together. Had their mother heeded her doctors’ advice, these twin brothers would not be alive today. But thanks to the unswerving faith of their mother, the two brothers—Paulo and Felipe Lizama—are now both serving God and the people of Chile as priests, the Catholic News Agency… Read More Saved by their mother from abortion, twin brothers now ‘defend the God of life’ as priests

Pope Angelus: Listen and offer welcome to one another -Pope Francis during the Sunday Angelus

17/07/2016 12:57SHARE: (Vatican Radio) Before the recitation of the Marian prayer the Holy Father spoke of the importance of hospitality calling it a real Christian virtue, but one which at times the world neglects. He drew his inspiration for this theme from the Sunday Gospel in which St Luke recounts the story of Jesus who… Read More Pope Angelus: Listen and offer welcome to one another -Pope Francis during the Sunday Angelus

Top adviser to Pope St. John Paul II warns of powerful group undermining Catholic Church from the inside

The Catholic Church is facing a “crisis” with an organised group backed by “some of the highest authorities in the Church” challenging its “very foundations.” The warning was aired by Monsignor Michel Schooyans, a top adviser to Pope St. John Paul II who was also close to Pope Benedict XVI. His statements are contained in… Read More Top adviser to Pope St. John Paul II warns of powerful group undermining Catholic Church from the inside

Polish Bishop Hopes ‘Amazing Sign’ of Red Host Will Increase Eucharistic Devotion

Two independent forensic medicine departments studied a sample of the Host, noting it was human heart tissue. Bishop Zbigniew Kiernikowski recognized the miracle earlier this year. And on July 2, he installed the Host in a reliquary for veneration. On Christmas Day 2013 at St. Hyacinth’s Shrine in Legnica, an industrial city of 100,000 in… Read More Polish Bishop Hopes ‘Amazing Sign’ of Red Host Will Increase Eucharistic Devotion

Bishops call for ‘decisive and courageous steps’ towards nuclear disarmament

The Bishops of Scotland have called on the UK government to honour its commitment as a key signatory to the Nuclear Non-Proliferations Treaty (1968) and work towards the disposing and elimination of all nuclear weapons. In a statement, Scotland’s eight Catholic Bishops highlight the ‘immorality of the use of strategic nuclear weapons due to the… Read More Bishops call for ‘decisive and courageous steps’ towards nuclear disarmament