Archive for August 14, 2022

Pope Francis waves to pilgrims during the Angelus Aug. 14, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

Pope Francis: Faith is like fire, not a lullaby

“Faith is not a ‘lullaby’ that lulls us to sleep, but rather a living flame to keep us wakeful and... Read more

A fire broke out in the Abu Sefein Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt on Sunday, Aug. 14 2022.?w=200&h=150

By AC Wimmer

Reports of at least 40 people killed in church fire in Egypt

At least 40 people have died in a Coptic church fire in Egypt — most of them were children under... Read more

The Sistine Chapel.?w=200&h=150

By Joe Bukuras

The Sistine Chapel was consecrated to Our Lady of the Assumption: 5 things to know

The chapel derives its name from the man who consecrated it: Pope Sixtus IV, who served as the Roman Pontiff... Read more