Archive for May 6, 2023

St. Titus Brandsma?w=200&h=150

By Abel Camasca

Here’s the prayer of a journalist saint before he died for freedom of the Catholic press

St. Titus Brandsma was a Carmelite priest whose efforts cost him his life at the hands of the Nazi regime. Read more

Joe Donnelly was appointed U.S. ambassador to the Holy See by President Joe Biden on April 11, 2022.?w=200&h=150

By Tina Dennelly

U.S. ambassador to the Holy See talks about the role of faith in politics

Joe Donnelly recently sat down with Colm Flynn of EWTN News In Depth. Read more

Teddy Howell, a Michigan third grader, dressed as a priest.?w=200&h=150

By Jonah McKeown

Young podcaster emulates media priest Father Mike Schmitz with ‘Kid’s Bible in a Year’

Teddy Howell, 9, is the creator of a new podcast, launched March 12, that helps kids encounter the Lord in... Read more

A new Swiss Guard swears to protect the pope, even sacrificing his life if necessary, during a ceremony on May 6, 2023.?w=200&h=150

By Hannah Brockhaus

6 things to know about the Swiss Guard and its swearing-in ceremony

A group of new Swiss Guard recruits officially joined the ranks after swearing to “faithfully, loyally and honorably serve the... Read more