Archive for April 9, 2022


By Francesca Pollio Fenton

Mock-meatless Fridays? Catholic vegans share their Lenten sacrifices

Have you ever wondered what vegans give up for Lent? Read more

The relic of Bl. Carlo Acutis, a fragment of his pericardium, that is visiting the U.S., at Holy Family parish in Queens, April 6, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Katie Yoder

US bishops receive Blessed Carlo Acutis relic

The U.S. bishops recently welcomed a relic of Blessed Carlo Acutis. It is the teenager’s pericardium, or the sac that... Read more

Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Mandalay, Burma.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

Burmese archbishop remains under house arrest; 'We are all praying,' priest says

Residents of downtown Mandalay remain on edge as a military occupation of the Catholic archdiocesan compound continues for a second... Read more

A priest holds palms on Palm Sunday.?w=200&h=150

By Francesca Pollio Fenton

These are the most popular FAQs about Palm Sunday… and their answers

Here is a list of the most popular questions about Palm Sunday and their answers. Read more

Myanmar, also known as Burma, is a country in Southeast Asia.?w=200&h=150

By CNA Staff

UPDATE: Soldiers searching for weapons leave Burma cathedral

Government soldiers departed from the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart and its compound in downtown Mandalay Saturday after a thorough... Read more