Archive for April 18, 2023

City of Tripoli, Libya.?w=200&h=150


Christians arrested in Libya on charges of preaching and apostasy from Islam

Last week Libya’s Internal Security Agency launched a campaign to arrest Libyan citizens and foreigners accused of apostasy from Islam... Read more


By Peter Pinedo

Kansas and Arizona governors veto bills to protect babies born alive after botched abortions  

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly on Friday vetoed a “born-alive” infant protection bill a week after Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs vetoed... Read more

Bishop Stephen Chow of Hong Kong.?w=200&h=150

By Walter Sanchez Silva

Historic trip of bishop of Hong Kong to Beijing is the first in three decades

Bishop Stephen Chow of Hong Kong arrived yesterday in Beijing, the capital of China, amid some tensions between the Asian... Read more


By Solène Tadié

New online platform fights porn addiction under the patronage of Blessed Carlo Acutis

The initiative SOS Porn Deliverance seeks to show people the good news that with God, freedom is possible. Read more


By Joe Bukuras

Tennessee bishops call for new gun laws after Nashville school shooting

The Catholic bishops of Tennessee joined over 130 religious leaders in the state Tuesday in calling for tighter gun restrictions,... Read more


By Jonah McKeown

Minneapolis becomes first large U.S. city to allow Islamic prayer calls over speakers

The mayor of Minneapolis on Monday signed into law a new ordinance allowing the Islamic call to prayer, or adhan,... Read more

Pope Francis delivered an address before praying the Regina Caeli on Divine Mercy Sunday April 16, 2023.?w=200&h=150

By Andrea Gagliarducci

Analysis: Here’s how Pope Francis could influence the choice of his successor

By the end of 2023, nearly 70% of the cardinals eligible to become the next pope will have been appointed... Read more

Daniel Ortega / Bishop Silvio Báez.?w=200&h=150

By Walter Sanchez Silva

Exiled Nicaraguan bishop says Ortega’s attacks are ‘a sign of desperation’

Auxiliary Bishop Silvio Báez of Managua, Nicaragua responded to new verbal attacks of the country's bishops by Nicaraguan dictator Daniel... Read more

James Grein speaks at the Silence Stops Now rally in Baltimore, Nov. 13, 2018.?w=200&h=150

By Kevin J. Jones

Alleged victim of Theodore McCarrick says ex-cardinal abused him for years

The criminal complaint filed in Wisconsin this week against former cardinal Theodore McCarrick was revealed to have come from James... Read more