Archive of December 21, 2017

Irish forest secretly grows into Celtic cross

Dec 21, 2017 - 07:01 pm .- The Celtic cross has been recognized as an emblem of Irish Christianity for centuries.

Military chaplains help traumatized soldiers, but who helps them?

Dec 21, 2017 - 04:02 pm .- As military veterans and victims of violence are treated for psychological trauma, the emotional wounds of missionaries and military chaplains might be overlooked, but are just as present.

Cardinal Maradiaga accused of financial mismanagement

Dec 21, 2017 - 01:38 pm .- An Italian media outlet has reported allegations of financial mismanagement on the part of Honduran Cardinal Oscar Maradiaga, although no formal allegations or charges have been raised against the cardinal to date.

We all need God’s mercy, cardinal says at Law’s funeral

Dec 21, 2017 - 12:00 pm .- At the funeral of Cardinal Bernard Law on Thursday, Cardinal Angelo Sodano said that every one of us is imperfect, but that we must give ourselves over to the loving mercy of God the Father.

Pope to Roman Curia: Be faithful to the Petrine office

Dec 21, 2017 - 09:01 am .- In a speech before the start of the Christmas break Thursday, Pope Francis exhorted Curia members to carry out their work and service to the Church in faithfulness to the sacred authority of the Petrine office.

So, Catholic coloring books for grown-ups are a thing...

Dec 21, 2017 - 04:13 am .- Coloring books for adults have exploded onto the bookstore scene in the past two years. What was considered a hobby for the kids is now all the rage for people who are full-grown.

Men are craving authentic friendships – and it's ok to admit it

Dec 21, 2017 - 03:08 am .- When Timothy Piazza pledged a fraternity at Pennsylvania State University in February 2017, he had hoped to find a brotherhood.