Archive of June 2, 2017

Nun who received birthday greeting from Pope Francis dies at 110

Jun 2, 2017 - 04:15 pm .- Sister Candida Bellotti, thought to be the oldest nun in the world, died Saturday at the age of 110.

Italian exorcist to Jesuit leader: No, the devil isn't just a 'symbol'

Jun 2, 2017 - 04:08 pm .- Italian priest and exorcist Fr. Sante Babolin said that “the devil, Satan, exists” and that “evil is not an abstraction,” in response to recent comments from Fr. Arturo Sosa, Superior General of the Society of Jesus.

Body of African bishop who reportedly committed suicide found

Jun 2, 2017 - 02:45 pm .- The body of Cameroon Bishop Jean-Marie Benoît Balla, who has reportedly committed suicide, has been found, African sources have reported.

Cardinal Turkson: Put your faith before your nationality

Jun 2, 2017 - 11:02 am .- Vatican experts on human development and social issues challenged Catholics around the world this week to respond with openness and a willingness to confront global issues in a truly Catholic manner.

Everything you need to know about Pentecost

Jun 2, 2017 - 02:52 am .- This weekend, the Church celebrates Pentecost, one of the most important feast days of the year that concludes the Easter season and celebrates the beginning of the Church.  

Illinois makes foster care workers support transgenderism

Jun 2, 2017 - 12:01 am .- Earlier this month, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) issued new standards that require its employees and potential foster parents to accept and encourage children who wish to alter their gender.

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