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During his homily at Blessed Pope Paul VI’s beatification, Pope Francis remarked, “When we look to this great Pope, this courageous Christian, this tireless apostle, we cannot but say in the … more
The Extraordinary Synod is a two-week meeting at which the Pope and bishops are discussing the challenges that face the family in our current times. more
"Habemus papam!” I can still hear the cheering from the crowd which eagerly awaited the emergence of the newly elected pope in St. Peter’s Square. On June 21, 1963, I was a seminarian in Rome … more
Arlington Bishop Paul S. Loverde and Richmond Bishop Francis X. DiLorenzo issued the following statement on the Supreme Court's refusal to hear the appeal of Virginia Same-Sex Marriage Ruling: It … more
On October 4th, Catholics around the world will celebrate the feast day of one of the most beloved saints in our tradition — St. Francis of Assisi — who is known for many things, not the least of … more
How would we react if God said to each one of us: “the way to become truly happy — and holy — is to be a beggar”? Surely, our first reaction would be: “Did I hear correctly? That sounds so … more
In the past two weeks, our Catholic school students returned to class, and the Islamic State continued to persecute Christians in the Middle East. Are you wondering why I mention these two events … more
By now I hope that you have heard about something called Risk Jesus, perhaps on a poster at your church, an announcement in your parish bulletin, or an ad right here in the Herald. Did the name … more
Do I turn to Mary frequently through praying the Rosary? This is a question I put to readers in the study guide of my pastoral letter Go Forth with Hearts on Fire. It reflects my firm belief that … more
The Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde, Bishop of Arlington and spiritual leader of Northern Virginia's nearly half million Catholics, made the following statement today on the U.S. Supreme Court’s … more
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