Archive for February 19, 2023

Belmont Abbey College is a Catholic liberal arts college in Belmont, North Carolina, about 20 miles west of Charlotte.?w=200&h=150

By Peter Pinedo

Belmont Abbey College launches $100 million campaign to fund campus, academic improvements 

The Catholic liberal arts school in North Carolina is known for its faithfulness to Catholic teaching and has seen a... Read more

Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger at the Easter Vigil in St. Peter's Basilica on March 26, 2005, in Vatican City.?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones

God, creation, and humanity: The ‘lost lectures’ of Benedict XVI collected in new book

Six lectures of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger were almost lost forever. But now, they have been collected in a new Ignatius... Read more

Pope Francis greets the crowd at his Angelus address on Feb. 19, 2023.?w=200&h=150

By Courtney Mares

Pope Francis: God asks us to love beyond ‘the logic of self-interest’

The pope reflected on what it means to “love your enemies” in his Sunday Angelus address. Read more

Bishop David O'Connell leads a non-denominational memorial service to provide a space for community members who have lost loved ones in 2020 at the St. Cornelius Catholic Church in Long Beach, California, on Nov. 14, 2020.?w=200&h=150

By Shannon Mullen,Courtney Mares

UPDATE: Murder investigation underway in shooting death of LA Auxiliary Bishop O’Connell

Bishop David G. O’Connell, known affectionately as “Bishop Dave,” was shot in the torso on Feb. 18. He was pronounced... Read more