Archive of January 20, 2019

What Catholics can learn from ‘Tidying Up with Marie Kondo’

Jan 20, 2019 - 04:11 pm .- "Does it spark joy?" That question has become a rallying cry for fans of Japanese cleaning guru Marie Kondo, whose 2012 book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” has become a New York Times bestseller and sold more than 3 million copies.

Former vicar: Vatican already knew about sexual abuse allegations against Argentine bishop

Jan 20, 2019 - 12:38 pm .- In an exclusive report from the Associated Press, the former vicar to Argentine Bishop Gustavo Oscar Zanchetta said that the Vatican had had information about sexual abuse allegations against Zanchetta for several years. This contradicts a Vatican statement made just weeks ago which said Vatican officials had only gained knowledge of sexual abuse allegations against Zanchetta a few months ago.

Pope’s app 'Click to Pray' connects Catholics to a smartphone prayer network

Jan 20, 2019 - 06:46 am .- Pope Francis launched an app Sunday called  “Click to Pray,” which connects Catholics to a global network to share prayer intentions via their smartphones.