Diocesan churches play a vital role in providing the
nation's pro-lifers a place to stay for the March for Life.
For years, parishioners have gathered to ask God for
mercy and an end to all violence.
Knowing that the state can protect itself in
ways other than through the death penalty, we have repeatedly asked that the
practice be abandoned.
WASHINGTON — Catholic panelists gathered to discuss
"Faithful Priorities in a Time of Trump" said it is difficult to get
over some of the words the president-elect said during the campaign — and even
before he was a candidate. But as his presidency nears, many of them said it's
important to find ways to work with him for the common good.
For some, such as the 600 marchers affiliated with the University
of Mary in Bismarck, N.D., the march will be a culmination of successful
organizing and youthful enthusiasm in addition to substantial outside
The Apostleship of the Sea, the Port of
Baltimore's chaplaincy office, and others have done what they can to attend to
the spiritual and temporal needs of 12 men left aboard the Newlead Granadino.
The Divino Niño Jesús is a devotion to the Divine Child Jesus, asks faithful to take baby Jesus out of the manager. aMore
For the past year, Pope Francis has invited the world to
contemplate mercy: the mystery of God’s mercy toward humanity, and how we can
embody His mercy in our actions. The church specifies seven spiritual and seven
corporal works of mercy. Below are six articles inspired by the Year of Mercy from
the past year. More
Katherine Monogue, who has ties to Northern Virginia, says that her Catholic faith keeps her grounded. More
Actor Andrew Garfield plays a Jesuit missionary in 'Silence' and underwent the spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola to prepare for the role.More